Timothy Cost will be responsible for “strengthening and protecting PepsiCos corporate reputation”

Timothy Cost will be responsible for “strengthening and protecting PepsiCo's corporate reputation”

PepsiCo has today (16 November) announced the appointment of Timothy Cost to the newly-created position of executive vice president, global corporate affairs.

Cost, who will report to PepsiCo chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi, will take up the role from 1 December. He will be responsible for "strengthening and protecting PepsiCo's corporate reputation" and aligning its communications, public policy, foundation, investor relations, global health and agricultural policy and regulatory agendas, the company said.

Cost has around 30 years of experience in corporate affairs and investor relations. He joins PepsiCo from APCO Worldwide, a public affairs and strategic communications firm, where he was executive vice president.