Archana Jagannathan

Archana Jagannathan

Company: PepsiCo Europe

Job title: Vice President, Sustainability


As Vice President Climate, Water & Sustainable Ops at PepsiCo Europe, Archana leads the development of PepsiCo Europe’s strategy to be a Net Zero and a Net Water Positive company. In addition, Archana also serves as Chief Sustainability Officer for PepsiCo, UK & Ireland. Prior to this, Archana led PepsiCo Europe’s packaging sustainability agenda and drove the company’s effort towards reducing, recycling and reinventing beverage and snacks packaging.

Prior to her current role, Archana has a strong track record of building businesses and brands both at GlaxoSmithKline where she led multiple brands and categories across Europe, Africa and Asia and at the Nature’s Bounty Company where she led marketing and business development for the international region (all ex-US).

Before she moved to the industry, Archana was an Associate Partner at global consulting firm, McKinsey & Co. across India and Europe, developing clear strategies for clients in the consumer and healthcare verticals. She advised clients on topics ranging from corporate strategy to sales and marketing plans.


PRESENTATION: How to embed Climate adaptation measures into your sustainability strategy 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Talking points: Analysing projections and assessing the growing risks from climate change How to integrate adaptation into your policy, rather than as an afterthought to development Embedding climate adaptation measures in long planning and investment cycles Chaired by Richard Johnson, Head of Impact, DAMERead more

stream: Business models & system redesign
day: DAY 1 - 1 March 2023