Ruchi Bhowmik

Senior Vice-President, Global Public Policy and Government Affairs, North America, PepsiCo

BA, Yale University; JD, University of Virginia. 1999-2002, Attorney, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, Legal Action Project; 2002-05, Judiciary and Education Counsel, Office of Senator Ron Wyden; 2005-09, Legislative Director and Counsel, Office of Senator Barack Obama; 2007-08, Adviser, Obama for America Campaign; Special Assistant to President Obama and Policy Adviser to the White House Office of the Chief of Staff; 2009-11, Director of Special Projects; 2009-13, Deputy Assistant to President Obama and Deputy Cabinet Secretary; currently, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Office of the Chairman, EY. Former Member of the Board, Women's Hi-Tech Coalition. Author of published articles. Legal Professional of the Year, South Asian Bar Association of Connecticut (2012). Ruchi is on the board of directors for the World Policy Institute.