John Chidsey has been named Chief Executive Officer of Subway Restaurants effective November 18, 2019.He was previously the Chairman and CEO of Burger King Holdings, Inc.
Chidsey's career as a global franchise executive and senior leader for some of the world’s well-known corporations spans brands in and outside of the food and beverage industries.
Prior to that, he served as Burger King’s President and Chief Financial Officer and held other senior management positions.
Before joining Burger King, John served as Chairman and CEO for two corporate divisions of Cendant Corporation. He led the Vehicle Services Division, which included Avis Rent A Car, Budget Rent A Car Systems, PHH and Wright Express, and the Financial Services Division that included Jackson Hewitt Tax Preparation Services and various membership and insurance companies.
John also served in key international leadership roles with PepsiCo.