Tekla is a nutrition nerd hungry for positive change. She is building KEHO, a real food savory snack business, that is plant powered and keto to make positive change easy! Shhh, KEHO is on a secret mission to (ob)literate obesity.
Tekla was a senior executive at PepsiCo; America’s largest Food & Beverage company and the second largest globally. Her work focused on transforming the portfolio to healthier products. She started a new Consumer Strategy group in North American Beverages, then headed up Marketing of the $1bn Americas Waters category and finally headed up Corporate Strategy globally. She represented PepsiCo strategy at the World Economic Forum and the Clinton Global Initiative. Previously, Tekla spent a decade with McKinsey & Co, where she focused in grocery retail. She has a doctorate in Physics from Oxford and an associate degree in Fashion Design from FIT. She is originally from Finland, grew up in the UK and has made New York her home.
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