Crispin Pangan


Crispin joined Max Brenner in July 2013 to oversee company and franchise development worldwide.  He brings years of relevant experience from restaurant groups across the globe, starting with Pepsico, where he managed acquisitions and conversions for Taco Bell before moving to Pepsico’s Casual Dining group and overseeing construction for Chevys restaurants.  At Yum! Brands, Cris managed franchise development for KFC and Pizza Hut in Asia and teamed up with celebrity chef Martin Yan to create Asian fast casual concepts in the USA.  Cris also served as Vice President of Development at Catalina Restaurant Group, and most recently, as Vice President of Development at Johnny Rockets, where he led expansion efforts in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East.