General Session Speaker

Samir Ray

Vice President, Corporate Systems

Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.

Samir Ray is Vice President, Corporate Systems for Wingstop Restaurants, Inc.  Samir is responsible for the strategy, development, and operations of restaurant technologies, back office and analytics solutions, cybersecurity, and infrastructure.  Prior to Wingstop, Samir served as Vice President of Digital & Technology at CBRE for the global Valuation & Advisory Services business.   With over 20 years of technology experience, Samir has also held various leadership positions in technology and management consulting at Pariveda Solutions and Hitachi Consulting.



The fast casual was honored, along with Wingstop and 7-Eleven, by the editors of Restaurant Business at the FSTEC conference.

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