Omar Yunes is the youngest child of the Mexican politician, Miguel Angel Yunes, a business mogul in real estate and the restraint business famously known for the acquisition of properties and several developments in Mexico. Omar Yunes has followed his father’s footsteps in being an enabling businessman from a young age of 21. Omar has always had a passion for extreme business devotion to the restaurant industry for 19 years. At 21 he became a franchisee of the Japanese food chain, Sushi Itto. Consequently, Omar has expanded to the 13 franchise units with four hundred dedicated employees in Mexico County. Omar Yunes’s franchises constitute 10% of the total units of Sushi Itto brand. The franchise located in Puebla, Veracruz and Mexico City show rapid development. Omar Yunes has outstanding business skills that have brought about success in his franchise business. His previous association in real estate has given him the expertise to cope in the restaurant industry. His capability to efficiently develop the brand plus the respect he gets from acknowledgment and rewarding of his employees has built up strong teamwork that has all together has influenced his win significantly.
On 5th December 2015, the event of Best Franchisee of the world held in Florence, Italy, Omar Yunes won the first place as Best Franchisee and represented Mexico. Brazil, Hungary, France, and Portugal also participated. The primary objective is to acknowledge franchisees of brands and their efforts in developing their brands and its various contributions regarding finance, creativity, and upgrades made to the model. Omar Yunes stood out for his ability to attain the best management for information and his practical implementation of in achieving a clearer measurement for all the units. The example he manifested the effort required for the success of the joint venture of a franchise-franchisee relationship. Upon winning the award, he delightfully dedicated it to his employees who equally contributed to the success and the brand for offering him an opportunity to explore his creativity. Omar Yunes franchise set the best example for other franchises by giving the customers the best service, excellent flavor and unique satisfactory hospitality.