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Who is AmerisourceBergen?

AmerisourceBergen is a leading global healthcare company, with a foundation in pharmaceutical distribution and solutions for manufacturers, pharmacies, and providers.

Our purpose

We are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures. 

Our pursuit of this purpose is the reason we exist and the lens through which we evaluate everything we do. Success for our company happens when we help our partners and team members thrive.


  • Ranked #8 on the Fortune 500 with 600+ global office locations and a local presence in more than 50 countries
  • Over 42,000 employees with expertise that spans the global health ecosystem
  • Diverse customer base including health systems, community providers, pharmacies, and veterinarians
  • Integrated relationships with manufacturers, from emerging biotech to large biopharma

Distribution network scale


U.S. distribution centers


Managed products


locations served across human and animal health

10 million+

patients served across human and animal health 

4 million+

products shipped daily

16 million+

deliveries made annually 

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG)

AmerisourceBergen is committed to building partnerships and operations that benefit society and the environment. We strive to foster a positive impact on the planet and people – centered on improving access and equity in healthcare – through three priorities that align with our services and beliefs:
Purpose-driven team members
We engage team members and foster a diverse and inclusive global workforce in which our purpose is shared and individuality is celebrated.
Resilient and sustainable operations
We are committed to efficient and responsible operations across our global supply chain, accelerating the delivery of medications and healthcare services.
Healthy communities for all
We inspire equitable access to healthcare services within global communities and patient populations by making programs and medication accessible where needed most.

About AB Health Ventures  

AB Health Ventures was founded in 2022 to support the growth of entrepreneurial businesses that will create healthier futures for people and animals around the world.

AB Health Ventures is closely integrated with AmerisourceBergen, benefiting from the company’s deep expertise while leveraging their role in the pharmaceutical supply chain and expansive global network. AmerisourceBergen has a dedicated internal team that can actively support portfolio companies and help them maintain scalability as they grow.

Value Add to Startups

We strive to be a good partner, leveraging our scale, resources, relationships, technical capabilities, and expertise to accelerate the growth of the companies we work with. Our value to startup companies includes: 

  • Assisting with commercialization and distribution of products and services 
  • Facilitating introductions to AmerisourceBergen’s customer base
  • Developing rapid prototypes or pilots with startups to quickly assess market potential
  • Providing access to AmerisourceBergen team members that help facilitate and support commercial relationships 
  • Leveraging additional industry and subject matter expertise within AmerisourceBergen