PepsiCo India HR Head Suchitra Rajendra is stepping down after her 13-years fabulous journey with the company. The Company has confirmed her resignation and said that her successor will be announced shortly.
As CHRO & VP HR, PepsiCo India, she was responsible for the talent strategy, organization design and building the right culture to drive sustainable business growth for India and 3 countries. Leading the change agenda, leadership development, and building leadership pipeline, coaching the Executive team to make the right tradeoffs.
Suchitra had joined Pepsico in 2006, ever since then she has been part of the company and worked in various verticals of Human Resources. She was the business partner to the GMs in Asia Pacific and prior to that was the Organization Capability and Talent Sustainability Director for PepsiCo India. She was instrumental in setting the D&I charter for PepsiCo India.
She holds a Post Graduate degree in HR from XLRI India and has over three decades of rich HR experience in India and overseas, in various sectors ranging from non-profit oraganisation to consulting and FMCG.