Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins, recently announced the promotion of Ryan Schaffer to vice president and managing counsel. Schaffer will lead a team responsible for performing and supporting several critical functions, including corporate governance, SEC reporting and compliance, investor relations, franchise disclosure, privacy and data security, IT, supply chain, and certain market operations. He reports directly to David Mann, senior vice president and chief legal officer at Dunkin’ Brands.
Schaffer joined Dunkin’ Brands more than eight years ago, most recently serving as senior director, legal counsel & assistant corporate secretary.
According to David Mann, “Over his many years with Dunkin’ Brands, Ryan has demonstrated his extensive legal expertise and sound judgment in a variety of roles and responsibilities, developing a broad knowledge of our business and our industry, and building strong relationships throughout our company, our Board and our franchisee community. As both Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins continue their brand transformations, with an increased focus and prioritization on digital assets and marketing, loyalty, and technology, we look forward to Ryan continuing to play a vital role in supporting Dunkin’ Brands’ worldwide growth.”