Pizza Hut Appoints New CEO

Yum Brands has named Aaron Powell as CEO of the Pizza Hut division. Powell will be responsible for the brand's growth strategies, franchise operations and performance.

Before joining Yum Brands, Powell was the president of Kimberly-Clark Corporation's Asia-Pacific consumer business. Before that, he worked with strategic management firm Bain and Company and held management roles at Procter and Gamble.