Perennial Power-ista: Indra Nooyi
The Chennai-born, Greenwich-based PepsiCo Chairman and CEO who firmly believes that a company remains great when there is a strong competitor, has boosted quarterly results, received a great pay hike, has found herself yet again on international power lists, and has been honoured by India’s leading news channel as one of 25 Greatest Global Living Indians, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in December last year.
Success Mantra: ‘In an ever-changing world, a leader must adapt and stay nimble. And remain a life-long student.’
Straight Talk: ‘I want people to excel at what they are doing so that they can aspire to be me in the future.’