Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Form: 4, Received: 02/08/2017 18:07:01)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Barra Ornella
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. [ WBA ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Co-Chief Operating Officer
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

24 BOULEVARD DU TENAO
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

2/7/2017
(Street)

MONTE CARLO, O9 98000
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share   2/7/2017     P    116898   A $80.96   (1) 1690336   D    
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share   2/7/2017     P    7102   A $80.48   (2) 1697438   D    

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)   $84.68                      (3) 11/1/2025   Common Stock   84466     84466   D    
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)   $82.46                    11/1/2019   (4) 11/1/2026   Common Stock   140844     140844   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These 116,898 shares were purchased in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $81.500 to $80.505, inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide to the SEC staff, the Issuer, or any security holder of the Issuer, upon request, information regarding the number of shares purchased at each separate price within the ranges set forth in footnotes (1) and (2) to this Form 4.
( 2)  The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These 7,102 shares were purchased in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $80.500 to $80.425, inclusive.
( 3)  The option vested with respect to 28,127 shares on November 1, 2016, and vests with respect to 28,127 shares on November 1, 2017 and with respect to 28,212 shares on November 1, 2018, in each case subject to acceleration or forfeiture in certain circumstances in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. 2013 Omnibus Incentive Plan, as amended (together with the related agreement thereunder).
( 4)  The option vests on November 1, 2019, subject to acceleration or forfeiture in certain circumstances in accordance with the terms and conditions of the Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. 2013 Omnibus Incentive Plan, as amended (together with the related agreement thereunder).

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Barra Ornella
24 BOULEVARD DU TENAO
MONTE CARLO, O9 98000


Co-Chief Operating Officer

Signatures
Benjamin S.J. Burman, attorney-in-fact 2/8/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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