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KFC Malaysia operator adds Karen Chan to board

Chan has over 20 years of experience in digital and retail F&B consulting.

QSR Brands Holdings Bhd, the operator of over 850 KFC restaurants in Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, and Cambodia, announced the appointment of Karen Chan to its Board of Directors, effective July 1.

Chan has over 20 years of experience in digital and retail F&B consulting and was the CEO of
machine learning and artificial intelligence consumer platform Minden International where she is credited for being responsible for venture building and platform operationalization.

She also served as the CEO of AirAsia Berhad’s super app where she spearheaded the transformation of airasia.com. Prior to that, she spent over 10 years in the F&B industry where she was the chief digital officer of Pizza Hut, APAC and regional marketing director of Domino’s Pizza APAC.

“QSR Brands is on a journey towards transformation under a management team led by CEO/MD Nehchal Khanna. It is our vision to be ASEAN’s leading food technology company,” Tan Sri Jamaludin Ibrahim, chairman of QSR Brands said. “Ms. Karen Chan has many years of international experience in both Fast Food and Digital industries.”

Nehchal Khanna, CEO and managing director of QSR Brands, added, “We are excited to welcome Ms. Karen Chan to our diverse Board of highly regarded professionals from different backgrounds and expertise. With this latest appointment, we look forward to continuing our transformation journey and delivering strategic objectives.”

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