Profile: KFC Pakistan: It all started in the state of Kentucky when Colonel Sanders perfected the art of finger lickin' good chicken at his small restaurant. Soon, the recipe became world-famous and traveled across borders and in the year 1997, the multinational company as a subsidiary of Yum! Brands landed in the bustling city of Karachi, Pakistan.Since then, there has been no looking back. KFC Pakistan now operates in 26 different cities and successfully manages 90 restaurants nationwide. KFC is one of the quick service restaurant (QSR) brands in the fast-food landscape owning the highest number of restaurants in Pakistan. KFC Pakistan employs more than 3,000 nationals who serve a customer base of two million on a monthly basis. The company is doing wonders in terms of its financial stability with a 20% year-on-year growth. In a country that has a 5.9% unemployment rate, KFC as a company is working to create employment opportunities for the nation. It is considered to be one of the leading job providers
in Pakistan with plans to have 100 restaurants by 2020 and will be creating working opportunities for over 5,000 individuals in the coming years.
RAZA PIRBHAI: Mohammad Raza Pirbhai is one of the most prominent business leaders of our country and has come a long way since the inception of his career.
Raza Pirbhai, having a solid track record of 20+ years of involvement in the field of Operations and Human Resource Management, has led him to successfully become the Chief Executive Officer of one of the most revered and largest fast food chains, KFC Pakistan.
As a Chief Executive Officer, Raza Pirbhai has proved to be an accomplished, determined and visionary individual. Some of his primary responsibilities include enhancing, strategizing and attracting new talent for business development and leading the organization forward. His effective planning skills and coherent implementation of large scale interventions has helped him considerably in channelizing the target set for business development and sustainability.
He entered the phase of corporate world as a management trainee at Pizza Hut and since then, has achieved numerous milestones along the way...