Chief Executive Officer
Greg Creed is Chief Executive Officer of Yum! Brands, one of the world’s largest restaurant companies with more than 45,000 KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell restaurants in over 135 countries and territories. He is also a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. Greg leads the Company’s overarching strategies, structure, people development and culture that will drive sales and profitability at all of its businesses worldwide. Greg’s mission for the Company is to build the world’s most loved, trusted and fastest-growing restaurant brands. In order to deliver on this, he is focused on unlocking and driving growth through the Company’s four key business priorities: Distinctive, Relevant & Easy Brands; Unmatched Franchise Operating Capability; Bold Restaurant Development; and Unrivaled Culture and Talent. Previously, Greg was head of Taco Bell, the nation’s leading Mexican-style quick service restaurant chain. He was appointed CEO of Taco Bell in early 2011 after serving as President and Chief Concept Officer and was responsible for driving overall brand strategy and performance of the business in the U.S. and internationally. He has held various roles with the Company including Chief Marketing Officer at Taco Bell where he spearheaded the "Think Outside the Bun" campaign and new product introductions that generated strong sales and profit growth for five consecutive years, as well as Chief Operating Officer for Yum! where he created a people-focused leadership approach for global operations and led the strategic development for Taco Bell International.