NEW YORK — Katherine Fogertey has been named chief financial officer at Shake Shack Inc. In her new role, Ms. Fogertey will lead all financial operations across the company, including accounting and control, financial planning and analysis, operations finance, investor relations and external reporting.
She joins the fast casual restaurant chain from Goldman Sachs, where she was a lead analyst covering the restaurant industry, with a focus on the impact of technology and growth opportunities for the sector. She also was a lead analyst for derivates and ETF Research.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance and international business from Washington University in St. Louis.
“I am excited to welcome Katie to the Shake Shack leadership team as CFO,” said Randy Garutti, chief executive officer at Shake Shack. “She brings extensive financial experience, knowledge of our brand and deep industry and capital markets insights.”