President of Global Business Services
The Coca-Cola Company
Ann Taylor is Coca-Cola’s President of Global Business Services. She is responsible for delivering global financials, human resources, procurement, workplace and other services to the company’s business units and functions.
Taylor joined the company in 1984 and over the next 20 years progressed through a variety of finance positions in the United States and Europe, including: Manager of Mergers and Acquisitions, Division Finance Manager for Great Britain and Ireland, Division Finance Manager for Northwest Europe, Chief Financial Officer for Western Europe and Chief Financial Officer for the Europe, Eurasia and Middle East Group.
As Vice President and Director of Investor Relations, Taylor led the implementation of a global investor communications strategy for interacting with the investment community and representing the company to the financial community.
Following that, she was named Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Transformational Productivity. In that position, she led the company's transformation initiatives including monitoring progress of key milestones, achieving financial savings and resolving program issues.
Taylor holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Economics from Wake Forest University and an MBA from the University of Virginia.