John Anthony Santa Maria Otazua
Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola FEMSA
John Anthony Santa Maria Otazua was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola FEMSA as of January 2014. He joined Coca-Cola FEMSA in 1995. Since then, he has held several senior management positions, including Chief Operating Officer of the company’s Mexico Division, Strategic Planning and Commercial Development Officer, and Chief Operating Officer of the company´s South America Division, overseeing its operations in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, and Venezuela. His previous beverage and consulting experience includes PepsiCo, Inc. and McKinsey & Co., respectively. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Banco Compartamos. Mr. Santa Maria earned a Bachelor´s degree and an MBA with a major in Finance from Southern Methodist University.
Strategic Planning and Commercial Development beverage and consulting, Finance