Pepsi India has appointed Viraj Chouhan as chief communications officer to bolster its leadership team.
Prior to this, Viraj worked as chief communications officer for ride sharing app Ola. He has 21 years of experience and has also worked with global brands such as MTS, Coca-Cola and Bharti Airtel among others.
Ahmed ElSheikh, chairman and CEO, PepsiCo India said: “PepsiCo India continues to be an employer valued for the opportunities and leadership experiences that attract the best talent in the industry. We are delighted to welcome Viraj Chouhan to PepsiCo India as chief communications officer.
"PepsiCo India has been on a powerful transformation journey towards sustainable, responsible and profitable growth and Viraj will lead our communications efforts in taking this story to consumers, partners and stakeholders at large.”
Viraj Chouhan said: “I am thrilled to join PepsiCo, home to some of the most iconic brands in the food and beverage industry that have captured the consumer imagination. The Company’s Performance with Purpose philosophy has truly been an inspiration that has seen some pioneering work in the areas of collaborative potato farming, community water programmes and transforming the product portfolio. I am delighted to join this endeavour.”