Indra Nooyi: A Biography
Indra Nooyi's meteoric rise and success has been charted by every newspaper and business journal in the world but how many of us know the person behind the image? This book gives a rare insight into Nooyi's life, her childhood, the choices she made, the struggles she faced and the lessons she learned.
Nooyi first joined PepsiCo in 1994. In 2001 she became its Chief Financial Officer after which she directed the company's global strategy for over a decade. She was also responsible for for the restructuring of the company including the divestiture of its restaurants into Tricon, now known as Yum! Brands. On October 1, 2006, she became the company's first female CEO. With Nooyi at the helm, PepsiCo's annual revenue rose phenomenally and its net profit doubled.