Specialist Director

B.Sc. (Eng), MBA


Tony Lowings is a broadly experienced global executive, having lived and worked in multiple geographies and travelled to and conducted business in 80+ countries.

He was most recently operating from the USA as the Global CEO for KFC, the world’s most popular chicken restaurant brand with over US$30B in global system sales and more than 26,000 outlets across the world, covering 148+ countries, and employing nearly a million people worldwide.

Most of Tony’s 27-year career with KFC / Yum Brands was in Australia, where in in his capacity as Managing Director for KFC South Pacific, Tony received the Australian Human Resources Institute award for Australian CEO of the Year in 2014.

Previously he had roles in financial management and management consulting, with organisations such as Lend Lease and Deloitte.

In his role on the APL Board, Mr Lowings chairs the People and Culture Committee and is a member of the Marketing Committee.