Aug 14, 2006

Indra Nooyi becomes PepsiCo CEO

On the eve of India celebrating its 59 Independence Day, it is somehow apt that an Indian woman has become CEO of a global food and beverage behemoth like the $ 33 billion PepsiCo.

The 50 year old Nooyi is an alumnus of IIM Calcutta and has worked earlier at Motorola, BCG, Johnson & Johnson. (via)

PepsiCo names Nooyi CEO - reuters report.