DENVER — Tom Kurrikoff has been named chief financial officer at REGO Restaurant Group, parent company of Quiznos and Taco del Mar.

Kurrikoff joins REGO from TGI Friday’s, where he led the sale of the company, completed three debt financings, transitioned the operating model to asset-light and refranchised more than 300 stores during his eight-year tenure as CFO. Before that, he held various positions in finance at Pizza Hut and Burger King.

“As we look to expand our brand portfolio through strategic acquisitions, as well as continue to leverage our centers of excellence across the business, Tom brings a tremendous amount of experience,” said Tim Casey, CEO at REGO Restaurant Group. “As a highly qualified senior executive with progressive finance and operations experience in multi-unit retail businesses, Tom will play a critical role in resurrecting and transforming our current and future brands.”