Nooyi, who was born in India, is the first foreign-born CEO of PepsiCo and the first woman to lead the multinational food and beverage corporation, whose revenue topped $63 billion previous year, according to Bloomberg. "Growing up in India, I never imagined I'd have the opportunity to lead such an extraordinary company", she said.
Pepsico chief executive Indra Nooyi to step down after 12 years in top job
PepsiCo CEO and Chairman Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi will step down on October 3, after a 12-year stint. The 54-year-old Laguarta was also elected to the company's Board of Directors, effective October 3.
"Guided by our philosophy of Performance with objective - delivering sustained performance while making more nutritious products, limiting our environmental footprint and lifting up all the communities we serve - we've made a more meaningful impact in people's lives than I ever dreamed possible", she said.
FCA to block Mahindra Jeep copycat from entering US
The Italian & American carmaker wants to ban the sales and imports of the Mahindra Roxor in US. The trucks can be found at off-road vehicle dealers with prices starting around $15,000.
A 22-year veteran of PepsiCo, Mr Laguarta oversaw global operations, corporate strategy, public policy and government affairs in his role as president.
A file photo of Indra Nooyi.
Saudi expels Canadian envoy, recalls its envoy over 'interference'
The move comes after Canada said it was "gravely concerned" about the arrest of several human rights activists. Allam said what's happened reminds him of a 2015 diplomatic dispute between Sweden and Saudi Arabia.
"Ramon Laguarta is exactly the right person to help build on @PepsiCo's strong position and success". Sales grew 80% during her 12-year tenure. Between 2007 and 2017, revenue at Pepsico has risen about 61 per cent. About $79.4 billion in cash has been returned to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases from 2006 through the end of 2017.
"Her leadership and vision propelled our performance, transformed our company and embedded sustainability into everything we do", PepsiCo said. "I believe PepsiCo's best days are yet to come".
Paul O'Connell joins Stade Francais coaching team
Prendergast coached Oyannax last season and previous to that, he was part of Bernard Jackman's staff at Grenoble. He won two European Champions/Heineken Cups in the red jersey to add to three Pro12/14 crowns.