President, Global Beverages Group, PepsiCo
Brad Jakeman is president of the global beverages group for PepsiCo, Inc. He leads global strategy, brand building, innovation, productivity, and processes for PepsiCo’s global portfolio of beverages. In a career spanning fashion, retail, consumer packaged goods, entertainment, technology, and financial services, he has managed some of the world’s biggest brands on a global basis. Prior to joining PepsiCo in 2011, Jakeman was executive vice president, chief creative officer, and chief marketing officer for Activision Blizzard Inc., the world’s largest videogame and interactive entertainment company.