LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Yum! Brands Inc.'s chief financial officer Richard Carucci has been recognized by Institutional Investor's 2009 America's Best CFOs survey and ranked No. 1 in the restaurant industry for defining and executing the company's strategies while delivering results.
Yum! Brands operates the KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Long John Silver's and A&W brands.
Institutional Investor's seventh annual ranking of America's Best CFOs identifies the top finance directors in each of 56 sectors within nine categories. The results are based on the responses of nearly 650 investment professionals at more than 350 of the world's most influential money management firms.
According to the magazine, Carucci and the other top CFOs are taking aggressive action to ensure that their companies are in a position to increase their market share when the economy recovers.