AMD Appoints Mathew Hein as Chief Strategy Officer

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announ­ced that Mathew Hein is joi­ning the com­pa­ny as chief stra­te­gy offi­cer and seni­or vice pre­si­dent of cor­po­ra­te deve­lo­p­ment, effec­ti­ve June 27, 2022. Hein will be respon­si­ble for advan­cing the company’s stra­te­gy across an expan­ded mar­ket for high-per­for­mance and adap­ti­ve com­pu­ting solu­ti­ons and will work clo­se­ly with the AMD exe­cu­ti­ve team to acce­le­ra­te the company’s next pha­se of growth. Hein will report to AMD Chair and CEO, Dr. Lisa Su.

The need for high-per­for­mance and adap­ti­ve com­pu­ting pro­ducts is only incre­a­sing, as the world deman­ds more com­pu­te to power every aspect of our dai­ly lives,” said Dr. Lisa Su, AMD chair and CEO. “Mat is a sea­so­ned stra­te­gist with deep indus­try expe­ri­ence and a pro­ven track record of archi­tec­ting trans­for­ma­ti­ve growth oppor­tu­nities, inclu­ding our recent acqui­si­ti­on of Xilinx. He is a strong addi­ti­on to our exe­cu­ti­ve team as we con­ti­nue to grow our busi­ness and capi­ta­li­ze on the right oppor­tu­nities to dri­ve a lea­ders­hip posi­ti­on and grea­ter mar­ket share for our port­fo­lio of high-per­for­mance and adap­ti­ve products.”

Hein brings exten­si­ve expe­ri­ence in stra­te­gic plan­ning and busi­ness deve­lo­p­ment, tech­no­lo­gy invest­ment ban­king and capi­tal rai­sing tran­sac­tions for estab­lis­hed and emer­ging growth com­pa­nies in the semi­con­duc­tor, high-per­for­mance com­pu­ting and broa­der tech­no­lo­gy mar­kets. He joins AMD from DBO Part­ners, whe­re he ser­ved as lead advi­sor to AMD on a num­ber of oppor­tu­nities. Pri­or to DBO, Hein spent 17 years at Mor­gan Stan­ley in a varie­ty of lea­ders­hip posi­ti­ons, inclu­ding mana­ging direc­tor of the Tech­no­lo­gy Invest­ment Ban­king Group and glo­bal head of Semi­con­duc­tor Ban­king. Hein was named a Top Invest­ment Ban­ker in North Ame­ri­ca for 2020 by MergerLinks.

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