Chief Operations Officer, AmRest
Olgierd Danielewicz is a graduate of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań (Master of Science Degree in Management & Marketing) and Academy of Economics in Wrocław (post-graduate studies and MBA).
Olgierd Danielewicz joined AmRest (ARS) as a student in 1998, taking up the function of Assistant Manager of soon to be opened KFC restaurant. Afterward, he held the position of General Manager, Area Trainer (responsible for training in both KFC and Pizza Hut in Western Poland), Area Coach of KFC South 1 region and District Coach of KFC (responsible for few of its regions).
In 2007, Olgierd Danielewicz was given the challenge of re-launching Burger King Brand in Poland. The opening of Burger King Złote Tarasy has been recorded as one of the best Burger King openings ever. Next step in his career was the return to his “home brand” and taking over the Brand President position for KFC, initially in Central Europe and then in all markets of AmRest operations. He was responsible for the development, monitoring of financial performance and image of the KFC brand. In early 2018 Olgierd was appointed Chief Operations Officer and became responsible for the business performance of all AmRest brands.
AmRest is the largest independent restaurant operator in Europe with a growing international presence. Since 1993, the company has been building a portfolio of well recognized, power brands such as KFC, Pizza Hut, Burger King and Starbucks based on franchise and joint venture partnerships. AmRest also owns La Tagliatella, Kabb and Blue Frog brands with restaurants in Europe and Asia.