CLAIRE H. BABROWSKI
Ms. Babrowski brings to the board experience in key leadership roles in leading global and domestic multi-unit companies. She possesses significant experience in operations, finance and international and general management, as well as global exposure.
Retail Executive Experience: Ms. Babrowski most recently served as executive vice president and chief operating officer of Toys “R” Us, Inc., a global company with a significant e-Commerce presence that has successfully transitioned its business to 37 countries and jurisdictions outside of the United States, from 2007 to 2010. From 2005 to 2006, Ms. Babrowski worked for RadioShack Corporation serving as executive vice president and chief operating officer, and then president, chief operating officer and acting chief executive officer, overseeing RadioShack's global operations and marketing and branding. She began her career at McDonald’s Corporation, spending 30 years in various roles, including direct responsibility for McDonald's Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa operations, and eventually serving as senior executive vice president and chief restaurant operations officer.
Director Experience: From 2006 to 2016 Ms. Babrowski served as a director, audit committee member and nominating and corporate governance committee member of Delhaize Group, a Belgian company whose American Depository Receipts are traded on the NYSE and whose ordinary shares are traded on the NYSE Euronext in Brussels. While at Delhaize, Ms. Babrowski served on several ad hoc board committees which considered from time-to-time various transactions. Ms. Babrowski previously served as a director and chairman of Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. She also previously served on the board of managers of QCE Finance LLC, which is the ultimate parent company of Quiznos, from February 2012 through May 2014, including serving as the chair of its operations and development committee and serving on the marketing committee.