Rick L. Knight is a strategic healthcare executive with extensive experience driving product innovation and market expansion in global pharmaceutical and medical device businesses. A strong P&L leader with deep general management expertise, Rick has a record of accelerating sales and margin growth with differentiated products and strategic plans. He is adept at connecting the dots between market needs and commercial success, and is especially skilled at leading culture change around accountability, measurement and the perception of success.
Rick currently serves as Vice President and General Manager for Cardinal Health a $130B global integrated healthcare products and services company.
Prior to joining Cardinal Health Rick held senior leadership positions with AmerisourceBergen, Honeywell and Becton Dickinson.
Rick has an MBA from the University of Rochester, a BS in Pharmacy from Union College and has completed a financial management program from Cornell University. Rick has one child (daughter) and resides in West Bloomfield, MI.