Christine Cioffe is the Senior Vice President of Global Snacks R&D at PepsiCo. She leads the division’s work across the globe and guides development, innovation, productivity, brand stewardship, and platform discovery. As part of its ongoing transformation journey, Snacks R&D encourages greater connectivity by driving partnerships and improved global efficiency. Christine was also the Senior VP of Strategy and Portfolio Management, the Head of Sustainability Office, and the Senior VP of Global Beverages Strategy at PepsiCo. Before PepsiCo, she was the VP of Strategic Portfolio Management at Merck & Co., Inc., where she initially joined as a Research Veterinarian.