Farhan Siddiqi, '07

Global Chief Digital Officer, McDonald's


Farhan Siddiqi is responsible for leading our digital efforts to help transform the McDonald’s experience to be more intuitive, personalized and fun. This includes enabling digital commerce and new service models.

Siddiqi brings significant experience in running e-commerce and financial products, overseeing profit and loss management, devising strategies, facilitating new business development and designing solutions for e-commerce, financial services, high-tech and consumer industries. Having held leadership roles in technology startups and consulting companies as well as Fortune 100 corporations like Bank of America, Target and GE, Siddiqi brings a wealth of knowledge in software development, distributed computing architecture, e-commerce and mobile solutions.

Siddiqi serves on the Board of Directors of Alliant Credit Union. He has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas.