FORBES, Mar 20, 2019, 08:32am
David Novak is the King of Restaurants.
His résumé reads like every business school student’s dream. He’s the visionary who scaled KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell under Yum! Brands, one of the world’s largest restaurant companies with over 45,000 restaurants in more than 135 countries and territories. As co-founder and retired Chairman and CEO of Yum! Brands, Novak was named one of the world’s “30 Best CEOs” by Barron’s, one of the “Top People in Business” by Fortune and one of the “100 Best-Performing CEOs in the World” by Harvard Business Review.