Sabir Sami

CEO at KFC Corporation

Sabir was promoted to Global Chief Executive in January 2022. Previously, Sabir served as the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of KFC Global. In his role, he led global operations team and drove the KFC global operations agenda while overseeing Thailand, Asia Central, and Greater Asia.

Prior to joining Yum! Sabir worked for brands like Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, and Reckitt Benckiser.

Sabir joined Yum! in 2009. He worked on all three brands during his tenure as General Manager of Yum! Canada. Over the last decade, Sabir has driven growth and high performance in each of his roles within the organization. In his previous role with the company, Sabir served as Managing Director, KFC MENAPakT and Asia.


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    January, 2022 - present

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