Americana Group is one of the largest and most successful companies in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), with capabilities spanning manufacturing, distribution and restaurant operations. Our much-loved brands are present in more than 20 markets globally. For over 50 years, the Group has managed a wide portfolio of well-respected brands across its two Divisions: Restaurants and Food, creating direct jobs for over 60,000 people, today. A regional pioneer, Americana introduced the concept of Quick Serving Restaurants (QSRs) to the Region. Opening its first QSR, Wimpy, in Kuwait in 1964. Today, the Restaurants Division operates close to 1,900 restaurants, with over 40,000 employees, in 13 markets. Americana is the franchisee for some of the world’s most prominent brands in fast food and casual dining; including KFC, Pizza Hut, Hardee’s, Costa Coffee, Krispy Kreme and TGI Firday’s; to name a few.