Shareholders Vote to Add Two Directors to Restaurant Brands International Board
Restaurant Brands International Inc. [NYSE:QSR], the holding company to franchisors Burger King, Tim Hortons and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, reported election results for its board of directors by its shareholders at its annual shareholders meeting held on June 7.
João M. Castro-Neves and Golnar Khosrowshahi were added as directors.
All twelve members of Restaurant Brands' board will hold office until the next annual meeting of shareholders or until their respective successors are elected or appointed. The total number of eligible votes represented in person or by proxy at the meeting was 395,969,357, which represented 85 percent of all eligible votes.
Representing the interests of shareholders, the board of directors sets strategy and major policy direction for a company.