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McDonald’s names Dave Hoffmann president of APMEA

McDonald’s on Thursday said Dave Hoffmann, currently Senior Vice President for Restaurant Support in McDonald’s Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APMEA) region, has been elected President of McDonald’s APMEA by the McDonald’s Board of Directors, effective on1 July.

Hoffmann, a 16-year McDonald’s veteran, succeeds Tim Fenton who recently was promoted to McDonald’s COO, also effective on 1 July.

Hoffmann will be based in Singapore and report to Fenton. He will be responsible for operations of 5,500 McDonald’s restaurants in APMEA. Fenton will continue to oversee Japanese operations.