Sarah Naqvi

Sarah Naqvi
EVP and Chief Information Officer
HMS Host
Sarah Naqvi is Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer of HMSHost Corporation, a world leader in creating dining for travel venues. HMSHost operates locations all over North America, and is part of Autogrill Group, the world’s leading provider of food & beverage services for people on the move. Sarah is responsible for managing all IT resource planning, budgeting and operational initiatives.

Sarah has been with HMSHost since 2000 in various IT roles, and is a technology professional with more than two decades of experience managing Software Development, Network Management, Information Security, Business Intelligence, Point of Sale, ERP Solution, Strategic Initiatives and Social Presence. In 2004, Sarah was promoted to the role of Vice President of IT, overseeing all IT development including expansion into Asia. In 2013, she became CVP & Chief Information Officer, aligning HMSHost’s IT organization with the business, driving innovation and business transformation through technology, and minimizing risk.

Speaking in:

January 18
10:00 am10:20 am
Expo, Level 1

Staff constraints within the foodservice industry has accelerated innovation in robotics, vending, and micro-market offerings; be it contactless and self-serve experiences or robots flipping hamburgers and making pizza. Many foodservice brands have been considering and even testing ways to incorporate these new ideas into their established offerings. Our speaker will discuss what you should… Read more