Kathy N. Waller
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
The Coca-Cola Company
Kathy N. Waller is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Coca-Cola Company. Waller is responsible for leading the company’s Global Finance organization and representing the company to investors, lenders and rating agencies. She oversees M&A, Investor Relations, Tax, Treasury, Audit, Accounting and Controls, Reporting and Analysis, Real Estate and Risk Management.
Waller joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1987 as a Senior Accountant in the Accounting Research Department and assumed roles of increasing responsibility including Principal Accountant for the Northeast Europe and Africa Group, Marketing Controller for the McDonald’s Group, Vice President, Chief of Internal Audit and Vice President, Controller.
In addition to her responsibilities at The Coca-Cola Company, Waller serves on the boards of the Monster Energy Company, Delta Air Lines, Inc., Coca-Cola FEMSA, S.A.B de C.V. and the Board of Trustees of Spelman College. She also serves on the advisory board of Catalyst, a leading nonprofit organization with a mission to expand opportunities for women and business, and the Woodruff Arts Center (WAC) Board of Directors.
Waller is actively involved with several women’s initiatives. She formerly served as the founding Chair of The Coca-Cola Company’s Women’s Leadership Council and helped develop the company’s highly successful Women in Leadership Global Program.
Prior to joining The Coca-Cola Company, Waller worked for Deloitte. She received her Bachelor’s and MBA degrees from the University of Rochester and is a CPA.