Chief Government Affairs & Communications Officer, PepsiCo India
Garima Singh is a seasoned professional, with over 22 years of experience in Corporate Affairs, Public Affairs, Crisis Management, Relationship Management and Corporate Communications.
At PepsiCo India, Garima’s role includes advising and managing long-term policy risks and opportunities, to promote business growth. In addition to this, she also works closely with the external ecosystem including government agencies, industry bodies, NGO partners, and media to influence and shape public policy decisions favourable to sustainable and responsible business growth.
Prior to joining PepsiCo India, Garima was associated with Hero MotoCorp heading the Corporate Affairs division and was instrumental in setting up the function as a strategic partner to the business. She has contributed towards shaping a conducive policy landscape, forming partnerships, supporting market access initiatives, and was also actively involved in strategic investment decisions of Hero MotoCorp across 40+ countries.
Over the course of her long and enriching career, Garima has also worked with reputed global and Indian multinational companies including Mondelez International, Apple, and Mahindra & Mahindra among others. She brings with herself deep expertise in building & nurturing relationships across government divisions, departments, regulators, think-tanks, diplomatic offices, opinion formers and industry associations.
Garima holds a master’s degree in Political Science from Osmania University, Hyderabad, and an M. Phil in International Relations from JNU, Delhi. In her spare time, Garima enjoys meditation.