Chief Executive Officer
Christina Ruggiero is Chief Executive Officer of Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages (HCCB) Pvt. Ltd and works out of the company’s headquarters in Bangalore, India.
HCCB is one of India’s largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company (FMCG) and the largest bottling partner of The Coca-Cola Company in India. HCCB is a part of The Coca-Cola Company’s Bottling Investments Group (BIG) and responsible for the manufacture, package, sale and distribution of beverages under the trademarks of The Coca-Cola Company.
Prior to her taking over the current assignment, she served as Chief Procurement Officer for the
Christina has also served as the Vice President, Procurement, for Diageo plc. She led procurement and supply chain teams globally, including teams in the United States, Africa, Europe, and Russia. While at Diageo, Christina was honored by DiversityPlus Magazine as one of their "2012 Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity" for driving diversity both internally and externally.
She holds a Masters of Management (University of Huddersfield, UK) and a Bachelor of Science in Information Sciences (Marymount College), where she graduated Summa Cum Laude, Valedictorian. She has also attended the