Tag: PepsiCo

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.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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Flipkart to train artisans, PwDs to grow business via e-commerce, create jobs

Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce marketplace, has signed an agreement with the district administration of Varanasi, Government of Uttar Pradesh, to enable national market access...

Amazon India’s DSP programme to be truly diverse

Amazon will offer a special grant to enable aspiring entrepreneurs from under-represented communities to join its Delivery Service Partner (DSP) programme in India. This ‘diversity’...

ISS group to increase workforce by at least 25%

Expecting growth in the India business in the near future, ISS A/S (ISS Group) is planning to enhance its workforce by 25 to 30...

Snapchat plans jobs cuts

Snapchat, the multimedia instant messaging app and service, is reportedly gearing up to reduce headcount. Its parent company, Snap reported losses of almost $10...

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“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...

“A CEO needs to acknowledge the silent majority who create the company’s fortunes” S...

Q. RPG is a diversified group with businesses spread across sectors and domains. however, its brands have a strong individual identity unlike other business...