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•  CNBC reports that "Chipotle Mexican Grill founder Steve Ells has stepped down from the chain’s board and relinquished his title of executive chairman after current CEO Brian Niccol was named chairman."

Ells founded the chain in 1993 and served as CEO until 2017, when he stepped down while the company was enduring food safety issues.  That's when Niccol, until then the CEO of Taco Bell, joined the company.