Leadership Development Program

Our Leadership Development Program (LDP) is one of our most important ways of growing the future leaders of our global business.

Join us and you’ll be given the chance to prove yourself on real-world challenges from the very start.  So the learning curves are seriously steep here – and the early exposure to leadership responsibility is unlike anything you’ll get elsewhere.

LDP opportunities are available in the following regions:

  • North and Latin America (NA / LATAM)
  • Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA)
  • Asia-Pacific (APAC)
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The Program

It all begins with a global orientation at our worldwide headquarters in Miami, Florida. LDPs from all of our regions gather for an intense week of learning about our business, our strategy, and our culture.

After that, you’ll begin 10 weeks of in-restaurant training. This will give you in-depth, hands-on experience of our business operations.

Next you’ll spend about three months rotating through departments in the corporate offices of your region. During this time, you’ll receive classroom training, mentoring, and feedback from colleagues – including members of Burger King Corporation’s senior leadership team.

If you’ve shown us you’ve got what it takes, you’ll be placed in a real role with immediate opportunities to make a substantive impact on the business. And we view this as only the beginning of your career with us.  A flexible career path based on your performance is the norm, not the exception.

Meet our people

Rachel Kellerman
Senior Analyst, Global Development and Franchisee Performance
University of Florida – Finance, 2014
Chris D'Souza
Director, Operations, Equiptment & Construction, APAC Region
Northern Arizona University, Finance, 2010
Nicklaus Tang
Senior Analyst, Marketing, Brands & Performance, APAC Region
Singapore Management University, Business Management – Finance, 2014
Angad Singh
Senior Analyst, Marketing Analytics & Innovation, APAC Region
National University of Singapore, Mechanical Engineering, 2014
Jay Bheda
Senior Analyst, Development, APAC Region
Singapore Management University, Economics, 2014
Carlos Tejada
Sr. Manager, Franchise & Business Development , EMEA Region
IE Business School, Madrid, Master in International Management, 2013
Gonzalo Carmona
Manager, Business Development, EMEA Region
ICADE E4, Economics and International Business, Finance Concentration, 2013
Jose Luís Llobell
Manager, Supply Chain Management, EMEA Region
Polytechnic University of Valencia, Civil Engineering, 2012
Patrick Jung
Manager, Retail Innovation, EMEA Region
Pontifical University Comillas (ICADE Madrid), E-4 Ciencias Empresiariales Internationales, 2012 ESB Business School (Reutlingen, Germany), International Management, 2012
Laura García García
Sr. Manager, Franchise Performance, Mediterranean, EMEA Region
IE Business School, Master in Management, 2011 University of Salamanca, Chemistry Engineering, 2010
Matthew Banton
Director, Marketing Innovation, North America Region
University of Florida, Master of Science in Management, 2011
Oliver Hurd
Director, ZBB & Marketing Finance at Tim Hortons
UPenn Wharton, Economics with concentration in Marketing, 2012

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