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HRSE (HR Summit & Expo)
Masterclass: 14 November 2022 at Conrad Hotel, Dubai
Conference & Exhibition: 15 & 16 November 2022
Workshops: 17 & 18 November 2022
Za'abeel Halls 5 & 6, Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Marie-Louise Ek
Senior Director HR Africa, Middle East, South Asia at PepsiCo


Marie-Louise Ek has 20+ years of experience in the people function, having worked with several Fortune 500s across industries, spanning all continents.

After graduation in 2000, she spent 10 years with Swedish technology group Sandvik, early pioneers of HR transformation, which took her around the world and offered a broad variety of accountabilities. Post this she lead Africa, Middle East & Asia for APM Terminals, cultural transformation at Bridgestone, emerging markets in Coty and franchise business in PepsiCo in Dubai. 

Marie-Louise has a real passion for agility, tech and wellbeing. She is an avid fan of optimization and simplification, both in personal and in working life.

Marie-Louise has a bachelors degree in human resources management from Lund University, Sweden.

Agenda Sessions

  • Human at Heart: Building a Truly Human-centered organisation in a digital world