Marcel Portmann

Global Development & Operations, Duck Donuts, UK

Marcel R. Portmann is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) from the International Franchise Association  (IFA) and currently manages the Global Development and Operations for Duck Donuts, a US based franchise company with operations in EMEA.

From 1998 to 2007 Mr. Portmann was Vice President of International Development for the International Franchise Association (IFA), based in Washington DC, where he implemented services and products for the 30,000 members interested in global expansion.

Mr. Portmann also served as Secretary General of the World Franchise Council, responsible for coordinating the activities of the organization with 40+ members around the globe.

Mr. Portmann currently resides in London, United Kingdom.


Nov 26, 10.55 AM - Panel Discussion: Franchising Outlook & Opportunities in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)