Perry is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Pharmacy Group (TPG). TPG provides consulting services to healthcare service, information technology, and pharmaceutical companies to grow revenue and improve the financial performance of their products and services.
Perry has more than 35-years of experience with managed care, and during that time has worked for local, regional, and national health plans. A pharmacist by training, he helped create the pharmacy benefit management industry in the early 1990s. Over the years he has developed relationships with hundreds of decision-makers in the United States healthcare system, and has assisted more than 200 companies in selling their products and services to payors.
Additionally, Perry practiced in community, hospital, and long-term care pharmacies in California and oversaw the operations of 50 community pharmacies in nine states.
Perry is a co‐founder, past president, and fellow of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy, a member of the Drug Topics Editorial Advisory Board, Managed Healthcare Executive Editorial Board of Advisors, member of the Dean’s Leadership Council, University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy and the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy National Advisory Board. He has lectured and written extensively on the role of pharmacy benefit management in healthcare.
Perry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy and a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. He completed an administrative clerkship at the Food and Drug Administration in Rockville, Maryland. His clinical training was performed at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii.