Who We Are
A Dedicated Team of Nutrition Experts
The PepsiCo H&NS team has a strong academic foundation that leverages significant experience and proficiency in nutrition, dietetics, health promotion, and other health science related disciplines.
The team engages with key external stakeholders to educate about the role PepsiCo products play in increasing consumer choice and delivering a broader range of healthier products. Our team of scientists also conducts research on relevant topics of public health importance.
In addition, the team also plays a critical role in contributing to the ongoing learning and education of internal stakeholders.
The H&NS team is part of the Life Sciences function, which brings together expertise in health and nutrition science and associated policy, sports science, external innovation, clinical operations and external engagement with health professionals and academics. The Life Sciences team explores the relationships between nutrition, diet, health and performance through research and provides one voice for PepsiCo in the interpretation, communication and translation of science to support innovation.
Idea refinement: in line with external public health guidelines, to guide transformation and innovation.
Ingredient scoping: helping to bring visibility to the science of new or on-trend ingredients.
Positioning and claims substantiation: helping to support development of differentiated healthier products.
Providing a credible, evidence-based voice to engage with key stakeholders, share research and information and facilitate discussion.
Monitoring, evaluating and conducting research to support nutrition and health claims for new products and to understand the physiological impact of ingredients on health.
Providing information and resources through internal channels to support cross-function collaboration, learning and professional development.
Around the world, consumers enjoy PepsiCo products more than one billion times a day. With that global scale comes an enormous responsibility to evolve our portfolio of food and beverages to ensure that sustainability is at the center of how we create growth and operate within planetary boundaries through pep+, inspiring positive change for the planet and people.
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