About: Indra Nooyi


Indra Nooyi is the President and CEO of PepsiCo, a large American multinational food and beverage corporation from New York, United States. 

indra_nooyi_OurLeadership-official-press-kit-photo-large-high-resolution_editedIndra Nooyi is further one of the few CEOs of American corporations, who is both female and of Indian heritage. After some set-backs in 2012 on the ecologic realignment of the organisation’s strategies many have premonitioned her to step back but she is still keeping up and doing a good job.

Here is a quick overview of what she has been busy with so far in our popular compact format.

Quick Biography

  • 1956: Birth (Madras, Tamil Nadu, India)
  • 1974: Bachelor in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (Madras Christian College)
  • 1976: Diploma in Management (Indian Institute of Management Calcutta)
  • 1976: Product Manager at Johnson & Johnson
  • 1980: Master in Public and Private Management (Yale School of Management)
  • 1980: Corporate Strategy Director at Boston Consulting Group
  • 1986: Vice President and Director of Corporate Strategy and Planning at Motorola
  • 1990: Senior Vice President of Strategy and Strategic Marketing at Asea Brown Boveri
  • 1994: Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning at PepsiCo
  • 1996: Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Development at PepsiCo
  • 2000: Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of PepsiCo
  • 2001: President and CFO of PepsiCo
  • 2006: President and CEO of PepsiCo
  • 2007/2008: Named on Wall Street Journal’s list of 50 women to watch
  • 2007/2008: One of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in The World
  • 2008: Forbes named her the #3 most powerful woman
  • 2009/2010: Fortune ranked her the #1 most powerful woman in business
  • 2010: Forbes magazine ranked her the 6th most powerful woman in the world

Photo credit: Michael Wuertenberg / PepsiCo

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