EVP, Chief People Officer
Michael Ferranti joined Regis Corporation in March 2021 and now serves as Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer. In this role, he also leads learning and development, merchandising and communications. Most recently, Michael was Head of M&A for Subway Restaurants North America, and Global Head of Development, HR, IT and Chief Administrative Officer for Le Pain Quotidien, an international chain of bakery restaurants. At Kraft Heinz, he was VP of People & Performance for US and Canada. Michael’s extensive background in franchising started with Burger King, where he spent more than seven years in different roles. He served as Vice President, People, Procurement & IT and Vice President, General Manager, South Asia & South East Asia, based in Singapore. He then became CEO of Perfect Combo Limited, a Burger King franchisee, leading a multi-unit operation in Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Michael received his Bachelor of Arts in Urban Geography from The University of Texas at Austin.