Chipotle Names a New CEO. Here’s What to Watch For

Chipotle, the popular fast casual food chain, named a new CEO late yesterday. Brian Niccol, CEO of Taco Bell, replaces Chipotle founder Steve Ells, who becomes the company's executive chairman. Wall Street applauded the news; Chipotle's slumping stock price shot up by as much as 12% in after-hours trading.

Don't let the Mexi-inspired commonalities fool you--Ells and Niccol couldn't be more different. Ells, 51, is the exacting chef-turned-entrepreneur-turned-executive who founded Chipotle in...

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