Abelardo E. Bru

Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Frito-Lay North America, Inc.

Abelardo E. Bru

Abelardo E. Bru

Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Frito-Lay North America, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Sabritas S de RL de CV
Frito-Lay, Inc.
Frito-Lay North America, Inc.

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1267

Number of Boards

12

Birthday

01/01/1948

Age

73

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Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

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Founder at Education is Freedom Foundation

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Former Senior Faculty at Harvard University - Harvard Business School

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Vice Chairman at Medical University of South Carolina Foundation

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Kimberly-Clark Corp.

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Chairman at Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company

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Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer at General Electric Company

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Senior Advisor at Crestview LLC

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Former President, Product & Merchandising at Nike, Inc.

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Former Group President, North American Consumer Products at Kimberly-Clark Corp.

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Abelardo E. Bru
Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Frito-Lay North America, Inc.
Education
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The City College of New York (CCNY), the first college of The City University of New York (CUNY), is a comprehensive teaching, research, and service institution dedicated to accessibility and excellence in undergraduate and graduate education.

Career History
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
2003 - 2004

Frito-Lay, Inc., a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., is a company headquartered in Wilmington, DE, that manufactures and sells corn and potato chips.

President & Chief Executive Officer
1999 - 2005

Frito-Lay North America, Inc. produces and markets snack foods. Its products are sold under the brand names of Cheetos, Doritos, Fritos, Lays, Baked, Stax and FritoLay. The company was founded in September, 1961 and is headquartered in Plano, TX.

President & General Manager of Sabritas Snack Unit
1992 - Prior

PepsiCo, Inc. engages in the manufacture, marketing, distribution and sale of beverages, food, and snacks. It is a food and beverage company with a complementary portfolio of brands, including Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker, and Tropicana. It operates through the following business segments: Frito-Lay North America; Quaker Foods North America; North America Beverages; Latin America; Europe Sub-Saharan Africa; and Asia, Middle East, and North Africa. The Frito-Lay North America segment markets, distributes, and sells snack foods under the Lay's, Doritos, Cheetos, Tostitos, Fritos, Ruffles, and Santitas brands. The Quaker Foods North America segment includes cereals, rice, and pasta under the Quaker, Aunt Jemima, Quaker Chewy, Cap'n Crunch, Life, and Rice-A-Roni brands. The North America Beverages segment consists of beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods under various beverage brands such as Pepsi, Gatorade, Mountain Dew, Diet Pepsi, Aquafina, Diet Mountain Dew, Tropicana Pure Premium, Sierra Mist, and Mug. The Latin America segment covers beverage, food, and snack businesses in Latin America region. The Europe Sub-Saharan Africa segment comprises of beverage, food, and snack goods in Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa regions. The Asia, Middle East, and North Africa segment offers snack food products under the Lay's, Kurkure, Chipsy, Doritos, Cheetos, and Crunchy brands. The company was founded by Donald M. Kendall, Sr. and Herman W. Lay in 1965 and is headquartered in Purchase, NY.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2012 - Prior

The Kraft Heinz Co. engages in the manufacture and market of food and beverage products. The firm operates through the following geographical segments: United States, Canada and International. Its products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, ambient meals, frozen and chilled meals and for infant and nutrition. The company was founded on July 2, 2015 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

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