PepsiCo has announced the elevation of C.D. Glin is the president of the PepsiCo Foundation. At present , he is serving as the vice-president of the PepsiCo Foundation and Global Head of Philanthropy. In the new role, he will report to Roberto Azevedo, chairman, PepsiCo Foundation and chief of PepsiCo.
According to an official statement, Glin is stepping into a leadership role within the PepsiCo Foundation's Board of Directors.
"In recent years, we've seen significant events including the pandemic, conflict and natural disasters which have created an abundance of need across the globe," said Azevedo..
"Through C.D.'s leadership, the PepsiCo Foundation has helped the company meet these moments through a focus on impacting communities, engaging employees and driving corporate purpose and responsibility,” he added.
Glin joined the PepsiCo Foundation in 2021. He continues to hold a number of positions parallely at organisations and bodies such as The Carter Center, Council of Foreign Relations and Root Capital. He has also worked with the U.S. African Development Foundation (USADF) as the President and CEOPresident and CEO.
"During these challenging times, I've been energised and inspired by our incredible associates and our commitment to the community as a global company operating locally to positively impact people and the planet," said C.D. Glin.
"I look forward to continuing my work as President of the Foundation and ensuring we deliver lasting community impact as one of the world's leading food and beverage companies,” he added.
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