MIAMI Burger King Corp. on Wednesday named Kevin Higgins president of its Europe, Middle East and Africa region, based in Zug, Switzerland.
Higgins will assume the post in August, replacing Peter Robinson, who will complete his three-year commitment to the company in October, Burger King said.
Higgins most recently was general manager of Yum! Brands Inc.’s Europe and Russian franchise business unit. He will report to John Chidsey, Burger King's chair