President & Chief Financial Officer
2019 - present
Vivek Bedi joined Nestlé Waters North America (NWNA) in 2018. In his current role as President and Chief Financial Officer, Vivek is responsible for developing and executing strategy, delivering on financial commitments and driving financial acumen throughout the company. He is a Director of the company and is a member of the Executive Team.
Previously, Vivek served as Senior Vice President, Finance, Control and Investments at NWNA. In this position, he led Business Planning and Analysis, Accounting Operations, Financial Services, Corporate Accounting and Financial Reporting. He has also played a key role in driving our portfolio strategy and execution.
Vivek has been part of the Nestlé family since 1996. During that time, he has held a number of leadership positions in Nestlé’s finance organization. Most recently, Vivek served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Nestlé Purina PetCare Latin America & Caribbean. In this role, he drove the enhancement of the portfolio and business restructuring, resulting in double-digit top-line growth and profit improvement.
Vivek earned a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from Texas A&M University.