People: Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (CMG.N)
Mr. Steve Ells serves as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Ells founded Chipotle in 1993. He is Chief Executive Officer and was appointed Chairman of the Board in 2005. From 2009 through 2016 he served as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman. Prior to launching Chipotle, Mr. Ells worked for two years at Stars restaurant in San Francisco. Mr. Ells’s vision – that food served fast doesn’t have to be low quality and that delicious food doesn’t have to be expensive – is the foundation on which Chipotle is based. Mr. Ells graduated from the University of Colorado with a Bachelor of Arts degree in art history, and is also a 1990 Culinary Institute of America graduate.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,540,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||14,002,700|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||120,356|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||15,663,100|