Marcel Portmann’s career encompasses 20+ years supporting multinational franchise operations. He served as an advisor for +70 global brands, developed 4 SME programs with the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), served as Vice President of Emerging Markets, International Franchise Association and Vice President of Global Operations, United Franchise Group.

Background and Achievements

Encompass 20+ years of experience creating and implementing business development roadmaps demonstrated to support strategic and operational metrics of multinational franchise operations, and leading portfolios of diverse brands to maximize value and growth potential.

Entrepreneurial top performer accomplished in connecting cross-culture and cross-function to unify and empower teams, motivate idea generation, challenge the status quo, and drive forward needed changes to facilitate sustainable progression that aligns with, and achieves, company’s long-term business objectives.