Drew Fernandez

Global Chief People Officer, Coca-Cola

Drew sits in the country senior leadership team and is charge of the people function supporting 16,000 associates and 300 HR professionals across their 80 sites in the Philippines. Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Drew was the Chief Human Resources Officer Asia Pacific for Sitel Group at the time when the company was recognized as PMAP People Program of the Year for their work on Sitel Academy. Before returning to the Philippines in 2018, he has spent 15 years with Unilever assigned in international leadership roles covering Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, United Kingdom and the Netherlands – his last role was Global Head of Human Resources for the Foods division of Unilever based out of London, United Kingdom. Drew’s purpose is to be the game-changing force that facilitates business and people transformation – thereby achieving new heights never thought possible before. He is inspired to continuously innovate towards the future of work, and committed to groom the modern Filipino talent.