- WHITE PAPERS
Mel Hope, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen SVP and chief financial officer, announced he is leaving the company effective May 23 to pursue other opportunities.
According to a news release, the company has commenced a search for his successor, reviewing both internal and external candidates. Hope will assist in the transition of duties to an interim CFO and will remain a consultant to the company through the summer.
"On behalf of everyone at Popeyes, I want to thank Mel for his many contributions over the last 11 years. Mel has played an important leadership role in the transformation of the company's performance. He has built a capable finance organization and has orchestrated transactions that have created significant value for our shareholders," CEO Cheryl Bachelder said in the release. "Mel is leaving the company in a good position for the future; we wish him well."
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