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  • Fortune ranks Indra Nooyi 3rd most powerful women in business September 18, 2014

    New York: PepsiCo's Indiaborn CEO Indra Nooyi has been ranked third most powerful businesswoman by Fortune, the only Indianorigin woman on the 2014 list topped by IBM Chairman and CEO Ginni Rometty and General Motors CEO Mary Barra. Fortune said that nearly half the women on 'The Most Powerful Women in...
  • Government asks PepsiCo to bring down sugar content in its drinks August 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The government has asked PepsiCo to bring down sugar content in its products. This was conveyed to PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi when she had a oneonone meeting with Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Wednesday. According to a statement from the Food Processing Ministry, Badal asked Nooyi...
  • Hyderabadborn Satya Nadella likely to be named new Microsoft CEO January 31, 2014

    New York/Seattle: Microsoft is close to naming a new chief executive, most likely its cloudcomputing head Satya Nadella, a source close to the matter said on Thursday, concluding a fivemonth long search for a heavyhitter to lead the world's largest software company. As part of the move, cofounder Bill Gates may...
  • India is getting a vote of confidence from beverage giants: Indra Nooyi November 12, 2013

    Pepsi Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi said that Pepsi and rival CocaCola announcement to invest over $10.5 billion in the India market shows that the country is getting a vote of confidence from the two beverage giants. Pepsi's plans come after rival CocaCola Co, the world's largest drinks maker, said...
  • Hope whosoever comes to power will manage country well, says Indra Nooyi November 11, 2013

    PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi, on Monday, hoped that whosoever comes to power after the next elections will manage the country well so that India clocks a consistent 78 per cent economic growth. "Our hope is that whosoever is in power, manages this country consistently for all the potential the...
  • Four Indians make to Fortune top 50 women business leaders October 20, 2013

    Four Indians led by ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar have made to Fortune magazine's global list of top50 women business leaders, while PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi has been ranked second in a similar list for the US. Kochhar has been ranked fourth, followed by National Stock Exchange chief Chitra Ramkrishna at...
  • Indra Nooyi and Padmasree Warrior have much in common July 1, 2013

    Indra Nooyi Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo Age: 57 Earned her Bachelors in physics, chemistry and mathematics from Madras Christian College in 1974. MBA, IIMCalcutta, 1976. Master of Public and Private Management, Yale University, 1980 Married to Raj Nooyi; has two daughters, Preetha and Tara Earned $12.6 million last year High Point: President Obama invited her...
  • Sonia, Nooyi among Forbes 10 powerful women globally May 23, 2013

    New York: Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Indiaborn PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi figure among the top 10 in the global list of most powerful women compiled by Forbes magazine for 2013. Sonia Gandhi is ranked ninth while Nooyi is at the 10th place in the global list of world's 100...
  • Obama invites Nooyi for consultations on economy November 13, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama has invited at least three IndianAmericans, including PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, as part of his wider consultations with leaders from business, labour, civic community and Congress on the current economic crisis. Neera Tandon, president of the Centre for American Progress, an eminent US thinktank based in...
  • Is Sonia a role model for young Indian women? August 24, 2012

    Sonia Gandhi was ranked the sixth most powerful woman in the world, ahead of US First Lady Michelle Obama, by Forbes magazine in its list of 'World's 100 Most Powerful Women'. On Face the Nation, CNNIBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts Is Sonia Gandhi really a...
  • FTN: Is Sonia Gandhi really a role model for young women? August 23, 2012

    Sonia Gandhi was ranked the sixth most powerful woman in the world, ahead of US First Lady Michelle Obama, by Forbes magazine in its list of 'World's 100 Most Powerful Women'. ...
  • Forbes names Sonia 6th most powerful woman August 22, 2012

    New York: UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi was on Wednesday ranked the sixth most powerful woman in the world, ahead of US First Lady Michelle Obama, by Forbes magazine in its list of 100 women, which was topped by German Chancellor Angela Merkel for the second year in a row. Sonia Gandhi,...
  • Hillary, Sonia among 'World's Powerful Moms' list May 13, 2012

    New York: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been named No 1 in the World's 20 Most Powerful Moms list which also ranked Indiaborn Indra Nooyi at the 3rd spot and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi at No 6. The list released by Forbes on World Mother's Day on Sunday placed...
  • Nooyi among Fortune 500's 18 female powerbrokers May 9, 2012

    New York: The Indiaborn chief executive of Pepsico Indra Nooyi is one of the 18 women who are at present at the helm of America's biggest 500 corporations, according US business magazine Fortune. Nooyi is ranked fourth by Fortune in the list of Fortune 500's "female powerbrokers". "Nooyi has overseen a shift...
  • Indra Nooyi gets a raise, makes $17 mn in 2011 March 24, 2012

    Washington: PepsiCo's Indianborn chairman and chief executive Indra Nooyi received $17.1 million in compensation in 2011, a 5.8 percent increase from her 2010 package, according to a regulatory filing. The increase was driven largely by changes in the value of her retirement benefits at PepsiCo, according to the Securities and Exchange...
  • Nooyi 2nd most powerful woman in US business October 1, 2011

    Washington: After five years on top, PepsiCo's Indian American chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been pushed to the second spot as most powerful woman in US business by Kraft's CEO, Irene Rosenfeld. Nooyi was the only woman in the top 10 most powerful to be among the top 10 highest...
  • Over 200 CEOs coming to India with Obama October 29, 2010

    Washington: With trade high on his agenda, some 200 odd top US business chiefs, including soft drink giant Pepsico's Indiaborn CEO Indra Nooyi, are expected to join US President Barack Obama on his India visit next month. Also expected are Honeywell CEO David M. Cote, who cochairs the IndiaUS CEO Forum...
  • Sharma, Kocchar on most powerful women list October 7, 2010

    Washington: Two Indian women have made it to Forbes list of world's 100 most powerful women with US First Lady Michelle Obama at the top and Indiaborn Pepsico chief Indra Nooyi in sixth place. Axis Bank chief executive Shikha Sharma, 49, ranked 89th while ICICI Bank chief executive Chanda Kocchar, 48,...
  • Sonia Gandhi, Nooyi in Asia's 8 top power women March 8, 2010

    Washington: Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Pepsico's Indiaborn CEO Indra Nooyi and ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar figure in CNN's list of eight of Asia's top power women. Taking a "look at the key women who are shaping Asia's political and economic landscape" on the occasion of 100th International Women's Day,...
  • Nooyi rates India as one of the top three markets November 11, 2009

    New Delhi: It is perhaps is a sign of things to come. The world is turning to India as the next big business hub and Cola giant Pepsico plans to have its first ever global board meet in Mumbai for the first time ever. This is the board's second meeting...
  • India most important future market for PepsiCo: Nooyi November 10, 2009

    New Delhi: PepsiCo will hold its global board meeting in India this year as it sees the country as its "most important future market", according to company chairperson and chief executive Indra Nooyi. "India is going to be the most important future market for the company. That is why we wanted...
  • Indra Nooyi named CEO of the year July 14, 2009

    Washington: Indiaborn Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, Indra Nooyi, has been named 2009 CEO of the Year by the Global Supply Chain Leaders Group (GSCLG). Nooyi's key contributions include promoting and supporting socially responsible business practices, including taking on one of the planet's most pressing problems, climate change. The...
  • Indra Nooyi among top 15 Fortune 500 Women CEOs July 10, 2009

    b>Washington: The Indiaborn Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of beverage giant Pepsico, Indra Nooyi, is ranked fourth among 15 Fortune 500 Women CEOs who "show what it takes to lead some of the America's biggest companies" from health care, to food, to retail, to technology. Since becoming CEO in 2006, Indra Nooyi,...
  • Nooyi, Narayen in 25 'top gun' US CEOs: Forbes June 24, 2009

    New York: Two Indiaorigin persons Indra Nooyi and Shantanu Narayen have been named among the top 25 chief executive officers in the US, who kept their companies on success path despite challenging economic conditions, according to Forbes magazine. Adobe System's Chief Executive Officer Shantanu Narayen and beverage major Pepsico's...
  • India can take pride in list of 25 Top Gun CEOs June 23, 2009

    Washington: Two IndianAmericans, Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo and Shantanu Narayen of Adobe Systems, have been named among America's "25 Top Gun CEOs" who put their companies on the path to success in the midst of a recession. Nooyi, the only female listed this year, was ranked No. 17 among the top...
  • Pepsi Bottling Group Inc to cut over 3,000 jobs November 18, 2008

    Canada: The Pepsi Bottling Group Inc announced restructuring plans on Tuesday that would eliminate some 3,150 jobs and cut its forecast for fullyear earnings due to weaker foreign currencies. It said its multiyear restructuring plan should yield $150 million to $160 million in annualized pretax savings when completed, starting with...
  • Indra Nooyi wins leadership award for advancing diversity November 11, 2008

    Washington: Indra K Nooyi, Indiaborn Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, has been named the winner of the Chicago United 2008 Bridge Award honouring exemplary leadership in support of advancing diversity and inclusion. Nooyi will be presented the National Bridge Award at Chicago United's Fifth Annual Changing Colour of...
  • Next year, your Pepsi can will smile at you October 29, 2008

    New York: With chief executive Indra Nooyi trying to redefine Pepsi as a "cultural leader", the soft drinks giant has revamped its ubiquitous logo, in circulation since 1987, by tilting up the white band in between the red and blue to form a circle with a smile. The new logo, which...
  • PepsiCo joins the layoff bandwagon, to cut 3,300 jobs October 16, 2008

    Purchase (New York): PepsiCo Inc., which has struggled with lagging sales of its soft drinks business in the US, announced plans to eliminate 3,300 positions globally, as it reported a 9.5 per cent drop in thirdquarter profit and offered a downbeat profit outlook amid a surging US dollar. The nation's secondlargest...
  • Pepsico! not losing fizz over Wall St mayhem September 22, 2008

    New Delhi: Pepsico! is not losing fizz over the mayhem on Wall Street. It will be investing Rs 2,200 crore in India over the next three years, which will create 50,000 direct and indirect jobs in the country. "The problems on Wall Street have not yet trickled over to main street...