CEO of PEPSI Co? by Sonia Kang | July 31 2017, 0 Comments

By:Karishma Bhakta

Who is the CEO of PEPSI Co?

The CEO of Pepsi Co is an Asian Indian woman born and raised in India, Indra Nooyi. She has held the title of CEO and Chairman of Pepsi Co for a decade now. It is rare to see a multicultural organization being led by a woman and a minority. She is a strong figure for many children and adults to look up to.

She grew up in South India with multiple degrees in Business Management. In India, she worked as a product manager at Johnson and Johnson Inc and Mettur Beardsell, Ltd. She later went to Yale University for her 2nd MBA in Public and Private Management. In the US, she began her career at The Boston Consulting Group for 6 years directing international corporate strategy projects. From 1986-1990, Nooyi worked for Motorola as VP and Director of Corporate Strategy and Planning. Nooyi spent four years as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Strategic Marketing for Asea Brown Boveri, a Zurich-based industrials company. Finally, in 1994 she joined Pepsi Co as Senior VP of Strategic Planning. Over the past 23 years at Pepsi Co, she has climbed up the Corporate Ladder of Pepsi co, where she made big mergers with Quakers, Gatorade and Tropicana. She restructured the global strategy and restaurants brands.

As a leader, I am tough on myself and I raise the standard for everybody; however, I am very caring because I want people to excel at what they are doing so that they can aspire to be me in the future.
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She is also an active citizen who started the Pepsi Co campaign on Performance with Purpose, to provide better and cleaner products for the consumers and the planet. She was named CEO of the US-India Council by Obama's administration. She stays involved in universities and the business society to motivate and encourage anyone to be creative and be confident in what they believe in.

As a leader, I am tough on myself and I raise the standard for everybody; however, I am very caring because I want people to excel at what they are doing so that they can aspire to be me in the future.
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As a leader, I am tough on myself and I raise the standard for everybody; however, I am very caring because I want people to excel at what they are doing so that they can aspire to be me in the future.
Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/i/indra_nooyi.html
As a leader, I am tough on myself and I raise the standard for everybody; however, I am very caring because I want people to excel at what they are doing so that they can aspire to be me in the future.
Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/i/indra_nooyi.html