As a 340B Program Manager with Visante, Robert Aanonsen specializes in 340B Program compliance and audit readiness. Robert brings extensive leadership experience and 340B program expertise to help clients reach and exceed their compliance goals, prepare for and undergo audits, and to provide excellent care to their patients.
Robert was most recently 340B Program and Audit Manager for Walgreens where he set up the Audit and Compliance team for the organization. The newly built team managed external governmental audits and prepared for internal audits, ensuring that measures were taken to avoid duplicate discounts and create efficiencies with automated tools and reports. Robert’s leadership kept the team engaged in a high-performance environment and was awarded the “Gold Standard” for audits and reporting capabilities.
Before this, Robert was the 340B Operations Manager at Walgreens. In this role, Robert communicated corporate objectives and strategies to a team of analysts and coordinators that manage a book of business. He was involved in multiple projects and vendor relationships that were key to the success and growth of the 340B program for the company.
Robert was previously a store manager for Walgreens where he oversaw the operations, managed a team of employees and achieved $1.3M in profit for the store. His focus to create an excellent experience for patients and customers led to the highest customer service scores in the district. Robert earned his pharmacy technician certification and further developed his expertise and drive to improve the business of pharmacy.
Robert has earned his Bachelor of Science in Business at the University of Wisconsin, Parkside.