Cisco Appoints AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa T. Su to Board of Directors

News Sum짯ma짯ry:

  • AMD Pre짯si짯dent and CEO Dr. Lisa Su Appoin짯ted to Cis짯co Board of Directors.
  • Dr. Su셲 busi짯ness lea짯der짯ship com짯bi짯ned with tech짯no짯lo짯gy and semi짯con짯duc짯tor exper짯ti짯se will be a tre짯men짯dous asset to Cisco셲 Board.

SAN JOSE, Calif., Janu짯ary 27, 2020  Cis짯co today announ짯ced the appoint짯ment of Dr. Lisa T. Su, AMD pre짯si짯dent and CEO, to its board of direc짯tors effec짯ti짯ve today.

Lisa is an accom짯plished busi짯ness lea짯der with deep exper짯ti짯se in the semi짯con짯duc짯tor indus짯try, said Chuck Rob짯bins, chair짯man and CEO, Cis짯co. 쏻e look for짯ward to her con짯tri짯bu짯ti짯ons to Cisco셲 board and our busi짯ness as we con짯ti짯nue to deve짯lop ground brea짯king tech짯no짯lo짯gies, and a new inter짯net for the 5G era that will help our cus짯to짯mers inno짯va짯te fas짯ter than ever before.

Dr. Su, 50, joi짯n짯ed AMD in 2012 and has held the posi짯ti짯on of Pre짯si짯dent and Chief Exe짯cu짯ti짯ve Offi짯cer sin짯ce Octo짯ber 2014. She also ser짯ves on AMD셲 Board of Direc짯tors. Pre짯vious짯ly, Dr. Su ser짯ved as Seni짯or Vice Pre짯si짯dent and Gene짯ral Mana짯ger, Net짯wor짯king and Mul짯ti짯me짯dia at Frees짯ca짯le Semi짯con짯duc짯tor, Inc., and was respon짯si짯ble for glo짯bal stra짯tegy, mar짯ke짯ting and engi짯nee짯ring for the company셲 embedded com짯mu짯ni짯ca짯ti짯ons and appli짯ca짯ti짯ons pro짯ces짯sor busi짯ness. Dr. Su joi짯n짯ed Frees짯ca짯le in 2007 as Chief Tech짯no짯lo짯gy Offi짯cer, whe짯re she led the company셲 tech짯no짯lo짯gy road짯map and rese짯arch and deve짯lo짯p짯ment efforts. Dr. Su spent the pre짯vious 13 years at IBM in various engi짯nee짯ring and busi짯ness lea짯der짯ship posi짯ti짯ons, inclu짯ding Vice Pre짯si짯dent of the Semi짯con짯duc짯tor Rese짯arch and Deve짯lo짯p짯ment Cen짯ter respon짯si짯ble for the stra짯te짯gic direc짯tion of IBM셲 sili짯con tech짯no짯lo짯gies, joint deve짯lo짯p짯ment alli짯ances and semi짯con짯duc짯tor R&D ope짯ra짯ti짯ons. Pri짯or to IBM, she was a mem짯ber of the tech짯ni짯cal staff at Texas Instru짯ments Incor짯po짯ra짯ted from 1994 to 1995. Dr. Su has a Bache짯lor of Sci짯ence, Mas짯ter of Sci짯ence and Doc짯to짯ra짯te degrees in Elec짯tri짯cal Engi짯nee짯ring from the Mas짯sa짯chu짯setts Insti짯tu짯te of Tech짯no짯lo짯gy (MIT).

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