ASEAN Business Unit Technical Director
The Coca-Cola Company
Beginning June 1 st , 2017, Lovella Adams assumed the position of Business Unit Technical Director reporting to the ASEAN Business Unit President. In the role, Lovella is responsible for defining and executing a technical strategy across thirteen markets to deliver over 1400 Million Unit Cases of quality products for The Coca-Cola Company.
As Technical Director, Lovella has responsibility for leading a multi-country team to deliver new product and package innovation and commercialization projects, ensure regulatory compliance and supply chain continuity, as well as, driving quality, safety and environmental excellence for the ASEAN Business Unit.
Lovella joined The Coca-Cola Company in 2006 as a Senior Quality Assurance Specialist based in Atlanta, Georgia. She moved to Manila, Philippines in 2011 to take on a role as National Quality Director for Coca-Cola Bottler Philippines, and still resides in Asia with her family.
Prior to joining Coca-Cola, Lovella worked at General Motors, starting as a plant production supervisor and progressing to technical assistant to the North America Quality Director in less than six years. She has BS degrees in General Science and Mechanical Engineering from Spelman College and Georgia Institute of Technology respectively. She also holds a Masters in Operations Management from Kettering University.