Neville Isdell

Former Chairman Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company and current Chairman, Board of Directors, World Wildlife Fund


Neville Isdell is the former chairman and CEO of The Coca-Cola Company where he worked for 43 years.  Mr. Isdell took the world’s largest beverage company to new heights during his tenure.  He expanded on the company’s proud legacy of corporate responsibility by embedding sustainability throughout every facet of the organization and helping ensure its role as a community-connected twenty-first century enterprise.  These efforts resulted in The Coca-Cola Company’s return to Fortune’s “World Most Admired Companies” list in 2006.  In 2009, the company moved up to the #12 spot in the global ranking.  A native of Ireland, Mr. Isdell joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1966 in Zambia.