Indra Nooyi 2009 CEO of the Year
India-origin Indra Nooyi, Chief Executive Officer of beverages major Pepsico, has been named as 2009 CEO of the Year by Global Supply Chain Leaders Group (GSCLG) for promoting socially responsible business practices.
US-based GSCLG is an association of senior supply chain executives, magazine editors, selected consultants and other supply chain thought leaders who come together to share and enhance their rich intellectual capital for the benefit of its members and their organisations.
The CEO of the Year award recognises industry leaders who have made extraordinary contributions in responsible corporate citizenship, the combat against global warming, involvement in social causes and creating jobs in America in a globalised economy. Nooyi’s key contributions include promoting and supporting socially responsible business practices, including climate change.