Senior Vice President – Global HR Operations and Shared Services, PepsiCo
Shakti is an Engineering Graduate in Electrical, Electronics & Telecommunications with majors in Instrumentation and process control. He has over 20 years of operational experience with a proven record in driving strategic and complex global initiatives. Global cross-functional (Manufacturing, Process Optimization, IT, Finance and HR) experience with focus on developing a strategic advantage in the market place.
Prior to joining PepsiCo Shakti worked with companies like Schlumberger, ABB and Reliance Industries. He held various manufacturing and product development positions in these companies leading efforts in the areas Instrumentation & Process control, process re-engineering, CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing).
Shakti joined PepsiCo in 1997 and since then he has held various leadership positions like CIO South Asia BU, Senior Director – Financial Shared Services, Senior Director – Global Health & Welfare & Wellness Plans and International Benefit Strategy before moving into his current role as the Senior Vice president, Global HR Operation, Shared Services and Transformation. In 2015 recognized as ‘2014 Superstar’ by HRO Today as one of the industry leaders that have demonstrated forward thinking and transformative actions in the field of HR.
Shakti is married to Mona Jauhar (Founder and CEO of NutriAssets) and they have two beautiful daughters Rhea and Sonal. Shakti is currently on the Board of CaptureCode Inc.