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The fast-food CEO who took over Burger King when he was 32 explains how to find and develop young talent, and how to rise in your own career

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Daniel Schwartz is the CEO of Restaurant Brands International, which owns Burger King, Tim Horton's, and Popeyes.
Schwartz started at the investment firm 3G Capital, which appointed him CFO as Burger King before promoting him to CEO of the company in 2013, when he was only 32.
Schwartz also seeks out young talent to develop internally, which he says encourages a meritocracy.
He credits his quick but successful advancement to not being afraid to ask questions and rely on others.
Daniel Schwartz is the CEO of Restaurant Brands International. It's the parent company of Burger King, Tim...
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