Mr. Niren Choudhary
President, Yum! Restaurants India Pvt. Ltd & Conference Chairperson, Indian Restaurant Congress 2012
Niren Chaudhary is the President at Yum! Restaurants, India, a subsidiary of Yum! Restaurants which owns the brands – Pizza Hut, KFC, A&W, Long John Silver and Taco Bell worldwide.
Niren completed his graduation from St. Stephens College, University of Delhi and did his MBA from Faculty of Management Studies. Prior to joining Yum! Brands, he worked with Tata Administrative Service from 1986 to 1994. He was also the General Manager of KFC Netherlands & Germany and the Operations Director at Pizza Hut, KFC India.
Under Niren’s supervision, each of the brands has seen tremendous growth. KFC is the fastest growing QSR (quick service restaurant) chain in India and has been voted as one of Top 5 “Most Trusted Food Service Brands 2010” and “Most Admired Food Service Retailer 2010”. Pizza Hut has been voted “Most Trusted Food Service Brand in India” for sixth year and is the only restaurant company to be placed in Top 20 Service Brands list (The Economic Times’ annual survey). Niren was also instrumental in bringing the Mexican-inspired QSR brand, Taco Bell, to India.