Fellow Advisor and Former Fortune 100 Global Executive
Angela Vázquez is an advisor and former executive with Coca-Cola, Nestle, Procter & Gamble and The Boston Consulting Group. Angela has had extensive experience in global roles, as well as regional assignments based in the US, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and South America.
Angela has wide ranging experience managing some of the world’s most valuable brands and driving growth in consumer facing companies, particularly in the face of headwinds. She has significant expertise guiding organizations with portfolio management and geographic expansion, branding and innovation, and through mergers and acquisitions.
She led Coca-Cola´s Global Tea portfolio ($4 Billion in revenues, 20+ brands) where she guided the expansion of the flagship brand from 40 to 90 markets. As the Eurasia and Africa Stills Group Marketing Director, Angela successfully negotiated and stewarded plans to accelerate the growth profit in 85 markets (from $650 Million to $1 Billion). She was the Global Innovation Director of the joint venture between Coca-Cola and Nestle and led the creation of several global brands.
Angela has a Master in Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a degree in Economics from Universidad Central de Venezuela. She has an intense curiosity about the world that has led her to live and work in four continents and travel extensively to more than 90 countries. Angela is passionate about understanding human behavior and the impact that new technologies can have in businesses and societies. She loves art, snorkeling and hiking; and is fluent in English and Spanish.