AMD Appoints Michael Gregoire to Board of Directors

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)  AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announ짯ced that it has appoin짯ted Micha짯el Gre짯go짯i짯re, 53, to its board of direc짯tors. Gre짯go짯i짯re will ser짯ve on the Audit and Finan짯ce Com짯mit짯tee and the Nomi짯na짯ting and Cor짯po짯ra짯te Gover짯nan짯ce Committee.

Gre짯go짯i짯re brings 30 years of enter짯pri짯se tech짯no짯lo짯gy indus짯try exper짯ti짯se and busi짯ness acu짯men to his posi짯ti짯on, with a strong track record of lea짯ding high-per짯forming growth com짯pa짯nies. Befo짯re tran짯si짯tio짯ning into the invest짯ment sec짯tor as part짯ner at Brigh짯ton Park Capi짯tal, Gre짯go짯i짯re was chair짯man and CEO of CA Tech짯no짯lo짯gies. Ear짯lier in his care짯er he was chair짯man, pre짯si짯dent and CEO of Taleo Cor짯po짯ra짯ti짯on and also held seni짯or lea짯der짯ship posi짯ti짯ons at Peo짯p짯le짯Soft and Elec짯tro짯nic Data Sys짯tems Corporation.

Mike has signi짯fi짯cant expe짯ri짯ence hel짯ping com짯pa짯nies con짯vert pro짯duct lea짯der짯ship into sus짯tainable, long-term growth. We look for짯ward to his insights and per짯spec짯ti짯ve as AMD focu짯ses on con짯ti짯nuing to build pro짯duct and finan짯cial momen짯tum, said John Cald짯well, AMD chair짯man of the board.

Gre짯go짯i짯re holds a Bache짯lor of Sci짯ence degree in Phy짯sics and Com짯pu짯ting from Wil짯frid Lau짯rier Uni짯ver짯si짯ty and a Mas짯ter of Busi짯ness Admi짯nis짯tra짯ti짯on from Cali짯for짯nia Coast Uni짯ver짯si짯ty. He curr짯ent짯ly ser짯ves as a board mem짯ber of Smarts짯heet. Pre짯vious board appoint짯ments include ADP, CA Tech짯no짯lo짯gies, Shor짯tel and Taleo Corporation.

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