Pincho Factory named Jayson Tipp CEO. He previously served as president for the fast-casual restaurant chain.

Co-founder Nedal Ahmad will transition from the role of CEO into a consulting role with the company before opening restaurants in his new role as a Pincho Factory franchise partner. In addition to continuing in his role as chief marketing officer, co-founder Otto Othman will also assume the role of executive chairman.

Tipp joined Pincho earlier this year from Papa Murphy’s International, where he served as chief development officer overseeing franchise sales, real estate and technology. Tipp’s background includes working with such companies as Redbox, Potbelly Sandwich Works and Starbucks.

Pincho Factory has five company owned and five franchised locations throughout South Florida.