Mr. John W. Chidsey is an Advisor at The Decatur Group LLC. In addition to that, Mr. Chidsey is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Burger King Corporation.
He joined Burger King in March 2004 and served in several capacities including President and Chief Financial Officer, President of the Americas and President of North America.
From 1996 to 2004, he was a senior executive at Cendant Corporation. In his final position, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of two corporate divisions - the Vehicles Services Division (Avis Rent-A-Car, Budget Rent-A-Car Systems, PHH and Wright Express) and the Financial Services Division (Jackson Hewitt and other divisions).
From 1992 to 1995, he served in various senior executive positions at PepsiCo, including director of finance of Pepsi-Cola Eastern Europe and the Chief Financial Officer of PepsiCo World Trading Co. Prior thereto, he was an investment banker in New York City and London.
Mr. Chidsey holds an MBA and JD from Emory University and a BA from Davidson College.
He is a CPA and a member of the Georgia Bar.
He serves on the Board of Directors of HealthSouth Corporation, the Board of Trustees of Davidson College and several local boards in Miami, FL.