Senior Vice President and Chief Information and Integrated Services Officer
The Coca-Cola Company
Barry Simpson is senior vice president and chief information and integrated services officer for The Coca-Cola Company. In this role, Simpson oversees the company’s global information technology strategy, services and operations, along with procurement, facilities, and shared services.
A nearly 30-year IT industry veteran, Simpson joined the Coca-Cola system in 2008 as Group CIO of the Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) Group, a major Coca-Cola bottler based in Sydney, Australia. In this role, he was responsible for the development and implementation of IT strategy for the CCA Group across multiple lines of business in six Asia Pacific markets.
Simpson joined Coca-Cola in Atlanta in 2016, where he was responsible for overseeing IT services for all of the company’s business units worldwide.
Before joining the Coca-Cola system, Simpson served in various IT leadership roles for Colgate-Palmolive, based in Australia, Malaysia and the United States from 1990-2008.
Simpson holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from University of Sydney and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.