Jody Davids

Senior Vice President and Global CIO


Symposium Roles
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Jody Davids is Senior Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer of PepsiCo. In its
global portfolio of food and beverage brands, PepsiCo has 22 brands that generate more than
$1 billion each in annual retail sales. With net revenues of over $63 billion, PepsiCo’s main
businesses also make hundreds of other enjoyable foods and beverages that are respected
household names throughout the world. As the leader of the IT function at PepsiCo, Ms. Davids is responsible for delivering all information technology to PepsiCo through a network of ~3,000 IT associates, worldwide.

Ms. Davids has more than 30 years of experience leading and developing technology functions for
large organizations. Prior to joining PepsiCo in 2016, she was CIO for Agrium Inc. and over the
course of her career, she has worked at Best Buy, Cardinal Health, Nike, and Apple.  Her professional associations include serving on the board of Premier Inc., which provides performance improvement services to hospitals and other healthcare organizations. She also serves on the board for The Eyes of Freedom. Ms. Davids earned a bachelor’s degree and MBA from San Jose State University. She is based in Plano, Texas.