Tag: PepsiCo

PepsiCo to lay off hundreds, for operational efficiency

Hundreds of staff members at PepsiCo’s beverage, snacks and packaged-food businesses in North America may lose their jobs as the Company plans to cut...

PepsiCo’s new greenfield foods plant to create 1,500 jobs in UP

PepsiCo has commissioned a new greenfield foods plant — to be spread over 29 acres in Kosi Kalan, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh — following its...

Netflix ropes in PepsiCo’s Sergio Ezama as chief talent officer

Netflix has hired Sergio Ezama as its new chief talent officer who will now lead the HR and talent function at the company. Currently,...

Kyndryl gets new CHRO in Maryjo Charbonnier

Kyndryl, the independent spin-off company from IBM IT Infrastructure Services, has appointed Maryjo Charbonnier as its chief human resources officer. Earlier, she was with...

Berger Paints appoints Samar Banerjee as the new group head-HR, India

Samar Banerjee has joined Berger Paints as group head – HR for India operations. He will be responsible for leading the people strategy function...

Lenovo India ropes in PepsiCo’s HR director Bhavya Misra as CHRO

Lenovo India has today announced the appointment of Bhavya Misra, HR director, Pepsico, as the CHRO. Misra will be based out of Bengaluru and...

PepsiCo to invest Rs 814 in plant, employ 1,500

With Pepsico raising its investment — from Rs 500 crore to Rs 814 crore — in the potato chips plant to be set up...

4-day weekend gives much relief to remote workers in the country

With Gandhi Jayanti falling on a Friday this year, most employees were looking forward to a long weekend. However, some companies added an extra...

How PepsiCo India has been re-strategising its workforce since the pandemic

People across the globe are yearning for the year 2020 to end fast, with the hope that the dreadful pandemic will get over by...

PepsiCo elevates Pavitra Singh as CHRO

Pavitra Singh has been elevated as the CHRO of PepsiCo who has replaced Suchitra Rajendra. Rajendra stepped down as the CHRO of PepsiCo in...

Colt Tech. gets PepsiCo’s Suchitra Rajendra as country head & global...

Suchitra Rajendra, former CHRO at PepsiCo India has decided to join Colt Technologies Services which provides digital transformation solutions to its customers. The company...

Suchitra Rajendra quits Pepsico India as VP-HR

Suchitra Rajendra has quit Pepsico after a 13-year long tenure as the VP-HR for India region. Earlier, she served as the HR head for...

Should leaders throw temper tantrums?

When Indra Nooyi became the CEO of Pepsico in 2006, she met Steve Jobs who advised her that as a CEO she should sometimes...

Abhijit Bhaduri joins Zing HR as advisor

Bhaduri has interesting views on the future of work and the way jobs will change with increase in technological advancements. 

What’s in the Pepsi-HUL ‘Career JV’?

This one-of-its-kind JV promises to offer enhanced exposure and learning opportunities to employees of both the companies, but will it stand the test of time and offer more than the usual L&D programmes? Industry observers opine!

“How HR is different across sectors” – Yuvaraj Srivastava

Yuvaraj Srivastava spent more than five years with the Indian army before he moved to the corporate sector. This certainly makes him a differently talented HR professional.

Post his army days, Srivastava dabbled in different sectors starting from an industrial unit (Asian Paints), moving on to hospitality (The Oberoi), then to FMCG (PepsiCo) before joining a new age company (MakeMyTrip). His exposure to HR management in different sectors has contributed to the richness of his experience.

Srivastava, CHRO, MakeMyTrip speaks to HRKatha on how human resources is same yet different in varied sectors. He has coined different terms for each of his experiences. He describes how serving the armed forces has taught him to be a better HR professional. Excerpts!

One day internship @ PepsiCo; still it’s a deal to steal

FMCG and Cola brand PepsiCo does a campus connect through a competition, ‘The PepsiCo Apprentice’ which allows three winners to spend a day with Pepsi’s top management.

TNT Express gets a new MD in PL Venkateswaran

Venkateswaran’s mandate is to accelerate the growth of the international express and healthcare businesses.

48% HR in the US most worried about updating skills as...

Did you know that the biggest challenge for HR professionals in terms of hiring and retaining talent, across companies in the US, is training...

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Acuity to hire 250 employees in 2023

Acuity Knowledge Partners has opened its third delivery center in India, located in Pune, with plans to hire around 250 financial services specialists by...

Health workers go on indefinite strike in Karnataka

Over 23,000 employees of the Karnataka State Health Contractual and Outsource Employees Association (KSHCOEA) have announced an indefinite strike starting today, due to the...

Shiza Ansari is new head – HR, Shemaroo Entertainment

Shiza Ansari has been appointed head – HR, Shemaroo Entertainment. Her previous assignment was with BIC, the stationery company, where she was head of...

Why global trends such as rage applying don’t take India by storm

Rage applying, the latest corporate trend, has taken Gen Z workers by storm. Similar to quiet quitting, rage applying started off as a TikTok...

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EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...