Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. has recently hired Brian Niccol as its next chief executive, replacing founder Steve Ells. Brian Niccol who is known for bringing “Doritos Locos Tacos” and mobile ordering to Taco Bell will be held responsible to turnaround the once hottest burrito chain battered by food safety lapses.
Current CEO and founder Steve Ells released a statement:
Brian is a proven world-class executive, who will bring fresh energy and leadership to drive excellence across every aspect of our business. His expertise in digital technologies, restaurant operations and branding make him a perfect fit for Chipotle as we seek to enhance our customer experience, drive sales growth and make our brand more relevant
After the announcement made on Tuesday afternoon, shares of Chipotle skyrocketed as much as 12 percent. Brian Niccol is currently the chief executive of Taco Bell which he held in 2015. He will take the reins from the current CEO on 5th March. Steve Ells will serve the company as executive chairman.
Facts You’d Like To Know About Brian Niccol; His Short Wiki-Like Bio!
Brian Niccol was born in the year 1974, making his age 43. Information about his parents, birthday, and height has always remained confined.
Brian Niccol graduated with an engineering degree from Miami University in 1996 and completed an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Niccol held leadership positions at another Yum Brand company called “Pizza Hut” which he joined in 2005. Before joining Yum! Brand, Inc., he worked for ten years in various brand management positions at Procter & Gamble.
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Brian Niccol joined Taco Bell in 2011 and served as president from 2013 to 2014. He took the helm as CEO of Taco Bell on 1st January 2015. Since July 25, 2016, Brian has been an Independent Director of Harley-Davidson, Inc.
Brian Niccol Married Life with Wife and Children
Brian Niccol is a married man and shares three children with his wife. He resides in Newport Beach with his beloved wife and three children. Brian Niccol married his wife, Jennifer in 2001. Jennifer, Brian Niccol’s wife gifted him with their first child in 2005 after four years of their marriage. She gave birth to the next two children in 2007 and 2011 respectively.
Brian Niccol has never confessed about his dating affair with now-wife, Jennifer. How did they fall in love and where did they get hitch? Brian Niccol has kept most of the details about his personal life private. However, he is a great father to his children and a caring husband to his wife.
Niccol has no any official Instagram and Twitter account. So, looking out for his wife and children in his Instagram account is of no use.
Brian Niccol Net worth
As of earlier 2018, Brian Niccol net worth is under review. However, Brian Niccol’s net worth is estimated to be over $6 million. The exact figure of Brian Niccol net worth as of 2018, will soon be updated!