Senior Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion
Yum! Brands Inc.
James Fripp is Senior Director of Global Diversity and Inclusion for Yum! Brands, Inc., (NYSE: YUM), the world’s largest restaurant company in terms of system units with approximately 40,000+ KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell restaurants with over 1.5 million employees in more than 120 countries and territories.
James is responsible for leading Yum! Brands’ diversity and inclusion strategies for community relations, corporate culture, workforce, minority and women's business development and the multicultural marketplace. He works with the Company’s businesses around the globe to leverage diversity initiatives in order to strengthen the recruitment and retention of top talent and expand franchise and supplier opportunities. His position reinforces Yum!’s commitment to create a workplace culture that actively seeks diversity in others to expand the Company’s thinking and reflect the changing demographics of customers worldwide.