AMD have just appointed Lisa Su as the new CEO. This comes as previous CEO and President Rory Reed stepped down from those respective positions. Reed will stay on as an advisor until the end of the year. The board have put emphasis on Su as a technology expert with very colourful past in electrical engineering and are putting a person will real true technical knowledge for fuhrer lead the company.
“I am deeply honored to have this opportunity to lead AMD during this important time of transformation,” said Dr. Su. “Our world-class technology assets combined with the incredible talent and passion of the AMD team provide us with a unique opportunity to shape the future of computing. I look forward to expanding on the strong foundation we have built under Rory’s leadership as we develop industry-leading technologies and products for a diverse set of markets to drive sustainable and profitable growth.”