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Sabina Rizvi

Chief Financial Officer | Yum! Restaurants International (Canada)

Sabina Rizvi joined Yum! Restaurants in May 2006 as Chief Financial Officer for the Canadian Operations. In her role, Sabina has overall responsibility of the Finance function which includes Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, Treasury, Tax and Financial Planning & Analysis. In addition to Finance, Sabina also oversees Information Technology.

The team in Canada is a strong one with attention towards insightful analysis and partnering with leaders to drive the business forward. Sabina has created a group even more focused on value added analysis offering business and concept leadership partnerships with various functions and franchisees that support our brands. Yum! Restaurants Canada franchises over 1,100 stores across 3 brands KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell and is a subsidiary of Yum! Brands the world’s largest restaurant company operating over 37,000 restaurants in over 110 countries.

Sabina attended University of Waterloo, where she obtained her Bachelor of Mathematics. Sabina also holds an MBA from The University of Windsor. Prior to Yum! Sabina spent 7 years at The Home Depot Canada in roles of increasing responsibility, where in her most recent position led the finance team as Director of Finance. She attributes much of her current success to her evolving financial roles, her ambitious personality and her drive to move the business forward.