World Franchise Associates
World Franchise Associates works with investors seeking to secure the rights to international retail, food and service brands, and with established and emerging franchise brands seeking to recruit international licensees.
CEO, World Franchise Associates
Founder of World Franchise Associates. 25 years of international franchising experience encompassing development, marketing and media in North America, Europe & Middle East markets. Member of the Advisory Council for the Global Restaurant Leadership Conference.
COO, North America
Martin's extensive experience includes facilitating international development in over twenty countries for brands in all sectors of franchising. Martin currently advises multiple US Brands on global development strategy. Martin is a regular speaker on Global Franchising at International Franchise events and serves on the International Franchise Association (IFA) International Committee.
COO, Southeast Asia
Troy has more than 30 years of experience in senior executive positions in international franchising and business development working directly with and consulting for both franchisors and master franchisees across the various sectors of the franchise industry. Troy's experience spans across more than 70 countries and multiple regions including extensive experience in the APAC and MENA regions and across the Indian Sub-Continent and Europe.
Director, Franchise Investor Relations
Founder member of World Franchise Associates. His franchise experience goes back to 1996 in staging the UK's National Franchise Exhibitions over 4 years and being linked to the organisers of international franchise events in the US, Europe and the Middle East.
World Franchise Associates Team
Digital Content Management
Business Development Manager South East Asia
Events Manager, World Franchise Associates
Business Manager & Editor of FranSpeak
Digital Content Management
Forum Support Services
Phi's experience spans over 15 years as a senior executive in international brand, retail, and franchise development based in Vietnam.
A CFE holder and Managing Director of Gnosis Company Limited, Seth has 20 years of experiences in strategic planning, financial management, and franchise development. Seth is also a Franchise Standard Assessor and a franchise lecturer in Thailand.
Jonathan Kwon studied hospitality and started his career in the F&B industry in Britain, now based in South Korea in the franchise sector.
Expert in franchising and consumer market in South Africa, and all related strategies pertaining to expansion into the African continent.
Hsien is Senior Practicing Management Consultant, founder of Astreem Consulting carrying out franchise dev in Singapore.
Chris is the president of U-Franchise Sales & Management, the largest franchise matching company in the Philippines, supporting both local and international brands in their franchise expansion.
David has spent his entire adult life in sales, with the last 20 years in business and franchise sales in the New Zealand market.
An American who has lived in Myanmar for several years, Ryan has founded several companies including Myanmar Business Answers which focuses on assisting foreign companies to enter into Myanmar.
Sofia has 30 years of accumulated experience in design & construction, property management, services & hospitality and franchising.
Faculty of Economics graduate, performance improvement and executive at successful B&Bs, exceeded 20 years in business experience.
MD in mechanical engineering. An on going PHD. A goal of establishing major brands and promoting growth and regeneration in Libya.
Founding Partner of Grupo Nexo Franquicia, Latin America's # 1 franchise consultancy, promotes the franchise industry in Latin America.
Managing Partner and Head of the Consulting Business Group of Grupo Nexo Franquicia Sandra has over 15 years of franchising experience.
Burang Riyadi is one of the pioneers in franchise consultancy, with franchise education and development programs developed in Indonesia.
Founder of Frantel Biz, India's fastest growing franchising company, Tushar is a promising leader in the Indian franchising fraternity.
McDonalds, Burger King and Subway. Former Dunkin Donuts multi-unit franchisee with extensive knowledge in the France, Spain & Portugal markets.
Hesham boasts 17 years of International Trade, Management, Retail, Sales & Business Dev, OEM branding & Contracting in the GCC.
Gary is the Founder, President and CEO of InterDining Group, leaders in the Russian market in the hospitality sector.
A co-founder of Square & Associates, Sopheak is a marketing and business development specialist with more than 10 years experience in FMCG, COSMETIC and F&B sector for local and international brand in Cambodia.
A co-founder of Square & Associates, Bandith has a degree in Entrepreneurship and 7 years professional experience working in F&B and retail businesses including leading international franchise businesses.
Mamunur is the Founder and CEO of EXPOPRO, a Private Trade & Investment Promotion Organization in Bangladesh.
Director of Franchising, Azerbaijan. A young entrepreneur from Azerbaijan, educated at George Washington (USA) and Oxford University (UK).