PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi Is Stepping Down After 12 Years

Indra Nooyi, shown here at an event in 2011, plans to stay on as PepsiCo chairman until early 2019.

“Leading PepsiCo has truly been the honor of my lifetime,” Nooyi says. Under her leadership, the company shifted to selling more nutritious options such as hummus, juices and kombucha.

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