Coca-Cola India & South West Asia Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Sarvita Sethi has been elevated as the Vice President-Mergers and Acquisitions and New Ventures, the beverage company announced.
“We believe there are significant opportunities that lie ahead of us to grow our portfolio and meaningfully penetrate the market,” T. Krishnakumar, President, Coca-Cola India & South West Asia said in a statement.
Coca-Cola’s portfolio in India spans Thums Up, Limca, Coke, Sprite, Minute Maid, Fanta, Kinley, Georgia among others.
Sethi will provide leadership to business incubation through alternate revenue streams in new ventures, the company informed in a release. She will also continue to lead the M&A priorities for the firm’s business in India & South West Asia.
Sethi became the CFO for India on July 2016 and has over 15 years of multi-functional experience throughout her career, including Strategy, marketing, HR and Procurement apart from Finance, and she has also worked across several industries including retail, marketing, and food service sectors.
She also holds international experience, having worked across both North-Western Europe and Central and Southern Europe, before her appointment in India & South West Asia.
She is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a BSc. (Joint Honors) in Economics & Accountancy from City University London.