Summer Richoux

VP, Specialty GPO Account Management, AmerisourceBergen Specialty GPOs

As Vice President Specialty GPO Account Management, Summer leads our health system GPO account management team, a customer-facing group she helped launch in 2021. She provides strategic and tactical direction and sets goals for the Specialty GPO Account Managers (SGAMs), who are responsible for managing our relationship with health systems that participate in our specialty GPO programs. Summer also works to broaden AmerisourceBergen’s portfolio of GPO contracts, lead expansion into new therapeutic areas, and participates in the business development process to help close complex deals.

Additionally, she oversees the SGAM team’s efforts to help health systems optimize their performance on our specialty GPO contracts and leverage our GPO infrastructure and digital solutions to best support specialty pharmacy operations and patient care. 

Summer has been with AmerisourceBergen for over 18 years, most recently serving as VP, Specialty Distribution & Community Health where she was responsible for managing and developing high performing sales teams to prospect, leverage, and execute growth opportunities. In that role she oversaw sales teams for specialty distribution products, including nephrology, plasma derivatives, specialty, oncology, and flu product lines. She has extensive experience ensuring AmerisourceBergen specialty sales teams understand product segments, industry trends, and the needs of our business partners. 

Summer earned her BA in communications from the University of Texas at Austin.

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