Tanika CabralSVP & Chief of Staff, Chief Customer Office at The Coca-Cola Company
Developing high performing teams, setting a bold vision, exploring possibilities, and taking on challenges with considerable energy are the drivers behind Tanika Cabral’s career with The Coca-Cola Company. Her twenty-two-year tenure in the Coca-Cola System spans across customer operations, marketing commercialization, channel strategy and global marketing. Today, Tanika is Senior Vice President of Customer Leadership and Chief of Staff to the Chief Customer Officer of the North America Operating Unit.
As a passionate advocate for women in business, Tanika previously served as the Global President of women’s LINC, the Company’s 6,000-member business resource group focused on the professional development of women across 70 countries. Tanika was also the recipient of the YWCA Corporate Women of Achievement award for work done to uplift women and girls.
Continuing her work in the community, Tanika is now President of the Executive Council for the Harvard Debate Council Diversity Project, a pipeline program that recruits, trains, and feeds minority youth into the Harvard Debate Council's summer residential program. She was appointed and sits on the Coca-Cola Company’s Multicultural Leadership Council to evolve mindsets, behaviors, and systems to drive business value by fostering an inclusive workplace. In the past year, Tanika was also charged with co-chairing Coca-Cola’s Social Justice Agile Team & Action Plan to address and improve critical areas of racial equity. She is a proud member of the esteemed Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.
A graduate of Johnson & Wales University with additional studies at the University of the West Indies, Tanika holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising Communications & Public Relations. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, she resides in Atlanta and is the proud mom of three feisty children.