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‘We can actually count how many there are’: Pepsi’s Indra Nooyi says she is concerned that her departure means there will be just 24 female CEOs in the Fortune 500

PepsiCo announced on Monday that Indra Nooyi would be stepping down as CEO and be replaced by the company’s president, Ramon Laguarta. Nooyi is the latest of high-profile women running Fortune 500 companies to step down in recent months, with male executives taking their places. “It concerns me in that […]
‘We can actually count how many there are’: Pepsi’s Indra Nooyi says she is concerned that her departure means there will be just 24 female CEOs in the Fortune 500
Markets

PepsiCo’s first female CEO is stepping down after 12 years

Indra Nooyi, PepsiCo’s first female CEO, will step down in October after 12 years at the helm. The company announced Monday that its president, Ramon Laguarta, would be the new chief executive. Laguarta will take over amid a decline in sales of PepsiCo’s signature beverage in North America and as […]
PepsiCo’s first female CEO is stepping down after 12 years
Strategy

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi’s long-term strategy put her job in jeopardy — but now the numbers are in, and the analysts who doubted her will have to eat their words

This post is part of Business Insider’s ongoing series on Better Capitalism. At our Davos panel in January, PepsiCoCEO Indra Nooyi explained how her long-term strategy for the company eventually paid off, but almost lost her the job. She said that CEOs and shareholders need to have better dialogue around […]
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi’s long-term strategy put her job in jeopardy  —  but now the numbers are in, and the analysts who doubted her will have to eat their words
Strategy

At Davos, economists and execs say the strategies that led major corporations to world domination in the past won’t work anymore

This post is part of Business Insider’s ongoing series on Better Capitalism. Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget hosted a panel at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos called “Toward a Better Capitalism.” The guests were Washington State pension investor Theresa Whitmarsh, economist Joseph Stiglitz, PepsiCo’s Indra Nooyi, EY’s […]
At Davos, economists and execs say the strategies that led major corporations to world domination in the past won’t work anymore