Marc joined PepsiCo in 2004 and
held a number of senior leadership positions within the company before his
appointment as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Pepsi Lipton in
In this role Marc has global responsibility for this joint venture between Unilever and PepsiCo operating in roughly 120 countries worldwide.
Prior to his current assignment, Marc
was Senior Vice President for PepsiCo’s Global Nutrition Group,
running multi-billion dollar brands such as Tropicana, Quaker and Naked.
Prior to GNG, Marc was the Vice
President & General Manager, Russia Foods, where he led the transformation
of the snacks portfolio to match changing consumer trends. He began his PepsiCo
career in the Benelux region where he led the beverages business.
Before joining PepsiCo, Marc worked at Proctor & Gamble and MetrixLab.
Marc earned his Business Economics Masters degree at Erasmus University in Rotterdam in the Netherlands with parts of his studies completed in Oxford, England and Milan, Italy.
Carlo Joined Unilever in 1985 and has covered multiple roles in the marketing function across different countries.
Prior to his current assignment, Carlo was based in Istanbul as VP Brand Development Refreshment (Ice Cream and Tea categories) for the NAMET & RUB cluster, a very complex region encompassing 35 very different countries.
Previous senior posts include European Marketing Manager for the Frozen Foods business based in Rotterdam, VP Marketing Ice Cream Unilever Italy, VP Brand Development Ice Cream for Western and Eastern Europe.
He graduated from the University of Rome with a degree in Economics.
Outside of work Carlo is married with two girls, and has many personal interests among which arts and history, philosophy, photography, movies, cooking and travelling.
Emma joined PepsiCo in 2006 and has held various Insights roles across the former Asia Pacific and Southeast Asia business units. Until quite recently Emma was the VP Insights PepsiCo AMEA sector based in Dubai.
In this role Emma led a multi-disciplinary AMEA team including consumer, shopper and category and analytic insights. Emma has been instrumental in identifying long term growth opportunities across the full portfolio of categories and AMEA markets and successfully shaped foundational insight and breakthrough innovation platforms, strengthened linkages between consumer and shopper insights and step-changed business performance reporting across strategic AMEA markets and businesses.
In her current role with the Joint Venture, Emma is a key member of the Pepsi Lipton Leadership team and responsible for leading the SGP process for the JV, defining strategic direction in conjunction with the Pepsi Lipton Leadership Team and shaping and driving the Global Insights agenda across the Pepsi Lipton organization.
Juan joined PepsiCo in 1994 as Franchise Director Mexico having completed several successful years working with PepsiCo’s bottling partners in LATAM.
In 2002 he was appointed VP and General Manager for the PepsiCo business in Venezuela and Columbia where he spent five years rebuilding PepsiCo’s business there. He then moved back to Mexico as Franchise Vice President based in Guadalajara.
In 2010 Juan took the decision to leave PepsiCo to start up his own businesses which he has done successfully for the last four years. He then took the decision to return to PepsiCo as his two businesses in Mexico are being managed on his behalf. Juan and his family will move to Mexico City to establish a firm foundation there in one of our most important markets in LATAM.