Middle Eastern fast-casual chain Naf Naf Grill appointed Paul Damico to the role of CEO. Damico was formerly president of North America for FOCUS Brands, and prior to that was president of Moe’s Southwest Grill, a FOCUS Brand concept.

Damico succeeds co-CEOs David Sloan and Sahar Sander at Naf Naf Grill. Sloan will serve as a senior advisor to Damico. Sander will remain with the 29-unit chain as chief culinary officer.