Chief Executive Officer
YUM! Brands, INC.
Greg Creed is Chief Executive Officer of Yum Brands, Inc., (NYSE: YUM), a role he assumed January 1, 2015. He is also a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. Yum! Brands is one of the world’s largest restaurant companies with more than 48,000 restaurants in more than 140 countries and territories with 1.5 million associates. Its restaurant brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – are global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. Worldwide, the Yum! Brands system opens over eight new restaurants per day on average, making it a leader in global retail development. Since its spin-off from PepsiCo in 1997, Yum! Brands has established itself as a global powerhouse going from approximately 20 percent of its profits coming from outside the United States to almost 50 percent in 2017, while remaining an industry leader in return on invested capital.