Andy Wiederhorn has spoken at the following Knowledge @ Wharton events:
Andy Wiederhorn is the CEO of Fatburger. Prior to his involvement with the burger brand, Wiederhorn served as founder and CEO of a financial services company. From there, he founded Fog Cutter Capital Group which invested in the then-struggling burger concept, Fatburger, in 2003. Wiederhorn became CEO in 2006 and, after battling the difficult economy, pulled the company out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 2011 and began the company’s drastic turn-around. Under Wiederhorn’s leadership, the burger chain is rapidly expanding across the world, with over 200 locations open to date and more than 300 under development in 32 countries.