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Ursula Burns

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Ursula Burns

By:Karishma Bhakta Meet the 1st African American woman CEO to lead a S&P 500 company. Ursula Burns was the CEO of Xerox from 2010 to 2016. Xerox manufacturers and sells printers, photocopiers and multi functional office printers to small and large businesses. Ursula Burns grew up in the Lower side of Manhattan in a rough neighborhood. Her mother knew education was the only way out of the projects. So she went to a Catholic School to either be a nun, teacher or nurse. She chose to be a mechanical engineer. She lacked many skills and knowledge before she went to...

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CEO of PEPSI Co?

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CEO of PEPSI Co?

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....

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