Burger giant promotes pair.

McDonald's Corporation's Board of Directors elected Dave Hoffmann president of the company's Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa (APMEA) region, effective July 1.

Hoffmann currently serves as the burger giant's senior vice president for restaurant support in the region.

A 16-year McDonald's veteran, Hoffmann succeeds Tim Fenton who was promoted to McDonald's chief operating officer, also effective July 1.