Hugh F. Johnston net worth and biography

Hugh Johnston Biography and Net Worth

CFO of PepsiCo
Hugh Johnston is Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of PepsiCo. PepsiCo products are enjoyed by consumers more than one billion times a day in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. PepsiCo generated more than $70 billion in net revenue in 2020, driven by a complementary food and beverage portfolio that includes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, PepsiCola, Quaker, Tropicana and SodaStream. PepsiCo's product portfolio includes a wide range of enjoyable foods and beverages, including 23 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in estimated annual retail sales.

Hugh assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer in 2010, and is responsible for providing strategic financial leadership for PepsiCo, including ensuring the company’s strategy creates shareholder value, communicating the company’s strategies and performance to investors, and implementing a capital structure, financial processes and controls to support the company's growth and return on investment goals.

In addition, Hugh’s portfolio has included a variety of responsibilities, including leadership of PepsiCo’s information technology function since 2015, the company’s global e-commerce business from 2015 to 2019 and the Quaker Foods North America division from 2014 to 2016. In these roles, Hugh has focused on addressing global trends that are reshaping the food and beverage industry, including health and wellness, the rise of the digitally connected consumer and the emergence of e-commerce as a new distribution channel.

Hugh joined PepsiCo in 1987, and has served in a variety of positions, including Executive VicePresident, Global Operations, PepsiCo; President, Pepsi-Cola North America; Senior Vice President, Transformation, PepsiCo; Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, PepsiCo Beverages and Foods; and Senior Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions, PepsiCo.
Hugh is active with a number of corporate, NGO and academic organizations, and currently serves as a member of the board and chair of the audit committee of Microsoft Corporation. Other organizations in which Hugh serves include: a director for the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the leading global economic think tank; the University of Chicago’s Booth School CFO Forum Advisory Board; Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management Advisory Council. Additionally, he is a member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Second District Advisory Council and the CNBC Global CFO Council. Previously, he served as a director of AOL, Inc., where he chaired the audit and finance committee, and a director of Twitter, Inc., where he served as a member of the audit committee.

Hugh holds a B.S. from Syracuse University and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.
Hugh is based in Purchase, N.Y

How old is Hugh F. Johnston?

Mr. Johnston is currently 60 years old. There are 5 older executives and no younger executives at PepsiCo. Learn More on Hugh F. Johnston's age.

What is Hugh F. Johnston's salary?

As the CFO of PepsiCo, Inc., Mr. Johnston earned a total compensation package of $13,204,365.00 in 2021. Mr. Johnston earned a salary of $1,000,000.00, stock awards of $4,620,000.00, non-equity compensation of $5,593,380.00, and other compensation of $141,198.00. Learn More on Hugh F. Johnston's salary.

How do I contact Hugh F. Johnston?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Johnston and other PepsiCo executives is 700 ANDERSON HILL RD, PURCHASE NY, 10577. PepsiCo can also be reached via phone at (914) 253-2000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Hugh F. Johnston's contact information.

Has Hugh F. Johnston been buying or selling shares of PepsiCo?

Hugh F. Johnston has not been actively trading shares of PepsiCo during the last quarter. Most recently, Hugh F. Johnston sold 37,266 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $160.30, for a transaction totalling $5,973,739.80. Learn More on Hugh F. Johnston's trading history.

Who are PepsiCo's active insiders?

PepsiCo's insider roster includes David Flavell (EVP), Marie Gallagher (SVP), Hugh Johnston (CFO), Ramkumar Krishnan (CEO), Ramon Laguarta (CEO), Laxman Narasimhan (CEO), Silviu Popovici (CEO), Gregg Roden (Exec. VP & COO), Ronald Schellekens (EVP), Kirk Tanner (CEO), Eugene Willemsen (CEO), Steven Williams (CEO), and David Yawman (EVP). Learn More on PepsiCo's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of PepsiCo?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the sold shares 5 times. They sold a total of 52,162 shares worth more than $8,576,607.83. The most recent insider tranaction occured on July, 28th when CEO Ramkumar Krishnan sold 3,433 shares worth more than $600,191.39. Insiders at PepsiCo own 0.1 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at PepsiCo.

Information on this page was last updated on 7/28/2022.

Hugh F. Johnston Insider Trading History at PepsiCo

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
10/21/2021Sell37,266$160.30$5,973,739.80View SEC Filing Icon  
2/18/2016Sell118,125$99.55$11,759,343.75212,071View SEC Filing Icon  
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PepsiCo Company Overview

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PepsiCo, Inc. manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells various beverages and convenient foods worldwide. The company operates through seven segments: Frito-Lay North America; Quaker Foods North America; PepsiCo Beverages North America; Latin America; Europe; Africa, Middle East and South Asia; and Asia Pacific, Australia and New Zealand and China Region. It provides dips, cheese-flavored snacks, and spreads, as well as corn, potato, and tortilla chips; cereals, rice, pasta, mixes and syrups, granola bars, grits, oatmeal, rice cakes, simply granola, and side dishes; beverage concentrates, fountain syrups, and finished goods; ready-to-drink tea, coffee, and juices; dairy products; and sparkling water makers and related products. It serves wholesale and other distributors, foodservice customers, grocery stores, drug stores, convenience stores, discount/dollar stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, hard discounters, e-commerce retailers and authorized independent bottlers, and others through a network of direct-store-delivery, customer warehouse, and distributor networks, as well as directly to consumers through e-commerce platforms and retailers. The company was founded in 1898 and is headquartered in Purchase, New York.
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