Executive Leadership

Pat Murtha

Executive Vice President, Fleming’s, International and Human Resources

Patrick (Pat) Murtha was appointed Executive Vice President of Fleming’s, International and Human Resources in April 2021 after rejoining Bloomin’ Brands as interim CHRO in 2020.  Previously, Pat served as President of Bloomin’ Brands International from 2013-2017.

In this role, Pat is responsible for leading the development and operations of more than 200 restaurants worldwide.  He also oversees the global human resources function, including global compensation, benefits, talent management, leadership development, and HR operations for approximately 77,000 corporate and restaurant Team Members.

Before joining Bloomin’ Brands, Pat held leadership roles at Yum! Brands, where he spent 17 years in a variety of positions, including Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of KFC, Japan, Ltd., Chief Operating Officer of Pizza Hut and Chief People Officer for Yum! Restaurants International. Pat has also held leadership roles at Ameritech and PepsiCo., Inc.

Mr. Murtha holds a bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University, an MBA from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and a Masters of Management from Kellogg Graduate School of Management.