Arabian Business Power 500 2013
Thu 21 Mar 2013 10:28 AM
Saad Abdul Latif

Saad Abdul Latif

Industry: Retail

Company: PepsiCo Asia, Middle East & Africa

Designation: CEO

Country: Lebanon (UAE)

Saad Abdul-Latif is Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo Asia, Middle East and Africa. PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. PepsiCo’s main businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola – make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.  He assumed his current role in September 2008, and is responsible for PepsiCo’s Asia, Middle East and Africa sector – a business unit comprised of the company’s food and beverage businesses in the region, generating $7.4bn in annual revenues in 2011 and spanning more than 90 countries.