Genghis Grill has named Jim Kuhn CEO, parent Chalak Mitra Group said this week.
Kuhn succeeds Al Bhakta, who stepped down as CEO of the Dallas-based fast-casual stir-fry concept in January 2014, but remained on the board. Chet Bhakta, Chalak Mitra chief financial officer, served as interim CEO.
Kuhn was most recently president of Houston-based Ignite Restaurant Group Inc., where he worked with the Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House Tavern + Tap casual-dining brands. Kuhn