Bhupendra Suri is the General Manager, Coca-Cola Nigeria Franchise responsible for leading and optimizing profitable revenue and volume growth of Coca-Cola brands in Nigeria.

Bhupendra joined Coca-Cola in 1996 and has held various positions of increasing responsibility across the system. In his most recent assignment as Vice President – Franchise Bottling Operations (FBO) in India, he successfully led the India & South West Asia Franchise Bottling business, which includes the 13 Independent Bottlers of India and the countries of Bhutan and Maldives.

Prior to this role, Bhupendra worked with the Bottling Investment Group (BIG) in India in various roles of increasing responsibility, including leading the National Route To Market (RTM) function and holding various Profit Center Head positions as Area General Manager for Bottling Operations in different parts of the country.

Bhupendra holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (IIT-BHU) and a Post Graduate qualification in Business Management from Xavier’s Labour Relations Institute (XLRI).