Calum Middleton joined First Watch Restaurants in 2015 and has held multiple positions within our finance team before being promoted to Chief Strategy Officer in 2021. Calum oversees strategic initiatives, company-wide analytics, financial planning & analysis, treasury and payroll. He joined as an experienced financial professional with a deep knowledge of analytical skills and extensive international experience. Before joining the team, he served as the Senior Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis at Star2Star Communications, LLC. Calum, originally from Scotland, earned a bachelor’s degree in accountancy and a PhD in Finance from the University of Dundee where he also taught accounting and finance courses.
Sessions for Calum Middleton
Monday, April 17 3:00pm – 3:45pm
You Decide: Addressing Trends Defining the Future of RestaurantsLocation: Grand Sonoran C
In this interactive forum, a group of restaurant leaders will share restaurant trends, innovation and influences predicted to impact the restaurant and hospitality industry. The audience will take part in a live survey around topics to help decide how restaurant leaders can affect or improve changing trend of all. The categories discussed will fall into 1 of 3 categories of: Workforce/labor, Supply Chain/Procurement, Transparency and efficiency in operations.
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