Jennifer Mann will be the next president of Coca-Cola Co.’s North American business unit, the company announced on Aug 23.
Ms. Mann will take over from Alfredo Rivera effective January 1, 2023. Mr. Rivera will step down but will stay at Coca-Cola as a senior advisor until March 2023.
“Jennifer has emerged as a strong business leader during her 25-year career with the company,” said James Quincey, chairman, and chief executive officer of Coca-Cola. “Her background in operations across the United States and globally makes her a great fit to lead the company’s largest operating unit.”
About Alfredo Rivera
Rivera began his career in the Coca-Cola system in 198 in Latin America and later held various positions in the hemisphere.
Prior to his appointment as president of the North American business unit, Rivera was president of the company’s previous Latin America group, where he oversaw the operations of four business units in nearly 40 Latin American countries. and the Caribbean.
Prior to that, Rivera served as president of the Latin Central business division from 2013 to 2016.
The unit qualified for the company’s Woodruff Cup – recognition of outstanding performance – three years in a row and won. won in 2015.
Rivera was general manager of the carbonated beverage business in Mexico for six years. From 2004 to 2006, Rivera served as the Ecuadorian General Manager of Sales, leading the company’s transformation under difficult circumstances.
Rivera was the Southeast Regional Manager of the Brazil Division from 1999 to 2003.
Rivera joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1997 as the Guatemala and El Salvador Regional Manager in the Central Division, America and the Caribbean, and spent the first 13 years of her career working for independent Coca-Cola bottlers in Honduras and El Salvador. She is a member of the board of directors of Main Financial Group
Jennifer Mann Biography
Jennifer Mann is Senior Vice President and President of Global Ventures for The Coca-Cola Company.
Mann and her team focus on global brands and acquisitions, such as Costa Limited and Coca-Cola’s investment in Monster Beverage Corp. Mann and his team also identify and nurture the next sets of rapid growth opportunities.
Most recently, Mann served as chief human resources officer for and chief human resources officer for Coca-Cola CEO James Quincey. From 2012 to 2015, she held the position of Vice President and General Manager of Coca-Cola Freestyle.
As head of the company’s global Freestyle program, Mann has driven Freestyle’s global expansion and led its growth throughout the Coca-Cola network.
Mann has held various managerial and executive positions.
Ms. Mann joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1997 as the Country Head of Customer Support for Coca-Cola North America and has held numerous strategic, marketing, and operational leadership positions within the Coca-Cola Company. his career at Coca-Cola. The company includes McDonald’s director of customer and consumer operations, director of Good Answer, and vice president of restaurant and onsite strategy and marketing for CCR.
Jennifer Mann Education
Ms. Mann holds a degree in accounting from Georgia State University and joined Coca-Cola in 1997. She started as a manager in national customer support and has held many leadership positions since then. In 2019, she became President of Global Sales and is responsible for scaling brands and acquisitions globally.
As a director of Coca-Cola Corporation, Jennifer Mann’s total remuneration at Coca-Cola Consolidated Corporation was $160,000. There are 18 highest-paid executives at Coca-Cola Consolidated Inc, of which J. Frank Harrison III was the highest paid at $11,99,088.