Amir K.

Strategy | Business Development | Hospitality & Restaurants

Mexico
ES, EN, HE, PT

High impact result oriented leader with over 30 year experience in International Franchise and Restaurants Executive Management, Strategy, Development, Multi Units restaurants Operation, Supply Chain,...see more

  • Food & Beverage
  • Hospitality & Travel

500

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Board Member, CEO, Hospitality and Restaurants startup Investor

Justo
2 years
Current position
Oct 2020 - Present

CEO at Domino´s Pizza Chile. Board Member at Grupo ISSI

Domino's Chile
3 years
Jan 2018 - Oct 2020
Domino´s Pizza Master franchisee in Chile (as well as managing other retail brands). Employing over 1000 employees who are among the best in the industry. Line reporting includes; finan...see more

President, Pizza Hut Germany and France

AmRest
1 year
Jan 2017 - Jan 2018
Lead the German and French Pizza Hut equity and franchise business with over 200 restaurants, focusing on inovation, accelerating new stores development, increasing sales and profit mar...see more

Vice President, International Development

Dairy Queen
6 years
Jan 2011 - Jan 2017
Lead the Development strategy for DQ International markets that includes more than 2000 stores in 30 countries. Member of the executive team responsible for annual budgets, strategic p...see more

Corporate Managing Director

Grupo ECE
3 years
Jan 2008 - Jan 2011
Managing and operating the company restaurants division - Full P&L responsibility for multi high volume theme dining restaurants chains (Hard Rock Cafes, Planet Hollywood, Rain Forest C...see more

International Franchise and Business Development Director

Applebee's
3 years
Jan 2005 - Jan 2008
Develop, and execute the company’s strategic development and penetration plan into international markets. Responsible for new international franchisees search, recruitment, and sign up....see more

Regional Managing Director – Canada, Latin America & Caribbean

Applebee's
9 years
Jan 1999 - Jan 2008
Develop and lead the strategic penetration of a casual dining concept into the region. Strategic brand positioning and marketing. Franchisees recruiting and agreement negotiation. Corpo...see more

Country Operation Managing Director, Pizza Hut Mexico

Yum! Restaurants International, México
3 years
Jan 1996 - Jan 1999
Directing over 100 corporate restaurants with over 2200 employees including full service dining rooms restaurants, express units, and delivery units, Combos units (KFC & Pizza Hut). In ...see more

President & Managing Director, MCKA S.A de CV / Master Franchisee, Subway Mexico

Subway
7 years
Jan 1989 - Jan 1996
Master Franchisee for Subway Mexico, as well as International Franchise consultant in the area of market penetration, finance, menu development, food distribution, market mapping, and f...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Food & Beverage
  • Hospitality & Travel

Expertise

  • Business Development
  • Marketing
  • Strategy Development
  • Recruitment