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Brand Presidents

Brand Presidents

Elías Díaz Sesé
President of TIM HORTONS® Brand
Elías Díaz Sesé was appointed President, Tim Hortons on December 15, 2014. From January 2012 to December 2014, he was the president of BK AsiaPac, Pte. Ltd. located in Singapore. From August 2011 to December 2011, he was a Senior Vice President Continental Europe for Burger King Europe GmbH located in Zug, Switzerland. Between January 2011 and August 2011, Mr. Díaz Sesé served as a Vice President Franchise and Emerging Markets for Burger King Europe GmbH. From August 2008 to December 2010, he served as General Manager for Burger King’s operations in Spain and Portugal.
José E. Cil
President of BURGER KING® Brand
Mr. Cil was appointed as Executive Vice President and President of Burger King, effective December 15, 2014. Mr. Cil served as Executive Vice President and President of Europe, the Middle East and Africa from November 2010 until December 2014. Prior to this role, Mr. Cil was Vice President and Regional General Manager for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. in Florida from February 2010 to November 2010. From September 2008 to January 2010, Mr. Cil served as Vice President of Company Operations of Burger King and from September 2005 to September 2008, he served as Division Vice President, Mediterranean and NW Europe Divisions, EMEA. Mr. Cil has been with the Company since 2000.
Alexandre Santoro
President of POPEYES® Brand
Mr. Santoro was appointed Brand President of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen on March 27, 2017. Mr. Santoro served as Chief Supply Chain and Operations Officer for RBI from April 2015 until March 2017, where he was responsible for Global Supply Chain, Quality Assurance and Global Operations. Mr. Santoro has a strong history of deep operational experience across a number of industries over the past 20 years, including ALL-America Latina Logistica where he served as CEO.