Steven Antoine is taking over as Vice President, Global Security at PepsiCo. Antoine is a member of Security's Editorial Advisory Board and previously served as the Director of Global Assets Protection and Chief Security Officer at Yum! Brands, where he was the senior security advisor and executive for three iconic brands spread over 130+ countries worldwide. Antoine is a known, transformational thought-leader, adept at implementing modern, comprehensive, whole of enterprise risk and resilience programs.
Prior to Yum! Brands, Antoine devoted more than 20 years to both local and federal law enforcement. An accomplished senior security executive with a history of creating strategic alliances, directing elite teams, and guiding security policy both domestically and abroad, Antoine spent the last 15 years serving in varied roles and locations with the Bureau of Diplomatic Security; the law enforcement arm of the U.S. Department of State.
"I am excited for the opportunity," Antoine tells Security. "I leave one great, well-respected organization to have the opportunity to partner and work with another great organization."
Antoine will work with PepsiCo's Chief Security Officer (CSO) and Senior Vice President Michael Lee in his new role.