SAN DIEGO, June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CareFusion Corporation, the company that will become public from the planned spinoff of Cardinal Health's clinical and medical products businesses, today announced that Robert Friel will serve on the company's board of directors following the completion of the spinoff.
Friel, 53, is chairman and chief executive officer of PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment. He joined PerkinElmer in 1999 and has served in a variety of roles including chief financial officer, chief operating officer and divisional president.
The company made the announcement in the third amendment to its Form 10 registration statement, filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Friel joins CareFusion board members announced on June 9, including David Schlotterbeck, 62, chairman and chief executive officer; Philip Francis, 61, executive chairman of PetSmart, Inc. and Cardinal Health director since 2006; Jacqueline Kosecoff, 59, chief executive officer of Prescription Solutions for UnitedHealth Group; J. Michael Losh, 63, retired chief financial officer of General Motors and Cardinal Health director since 1996; Gregory Lucier, 45, chairman and chief executive officer of Life Technologies; Edward Miller, M.D., 66, chief executive officer of Johns Hopkins Medicine; Michael O'Halleran, 58, senior executive vice president of Aon Corporation and Cardinal Health director since 1999; and Robert Wayman, 63, retired executive vice president and chief financial officer of Hewlett Packard. Francis, Losh and O'Halleran will leave the Cardinal Health board of directors upon completion of the planned spinoff.
About CareFusion Corporation
CareFusion Corporation is currently a wholly owned subsidiary of Cardinal Health (NYSE: '/>"/>
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