Massimiliano Lupica has worked in the McDonald’s System for more than 20 years. He started his career as a Trainee Manager in 1990 and went on to lead restaurant teams in Rome, Bergamo and Milan as Store Manager. He later held several roles including Business Consultant, Director of Field Service for central and southern Italian, and Regional Director for southern Italy leading the training, finance, operations and development teams of the region. In 2012, Mr Lupica became a McDonald’s franchisee and opened three restaurants. Mr Lupica completed programmes at the Hamburger University at both the Chicago and London campuses, and also studied at SDA Bocconi in Milan in partnership with HU. Mr Lupica is Chairman of the Audit Committee of Premier Capital plc.