MILPITAS, Calif.(BUSINESS WIRESMART Glo짯bal Hol짯dings, Inc. (SGH) today announ짯ced the appoint짯ment of Mark Paper짯mas짯ter, chief tech짯no짯lo짯gy offi짯cer and exe짯cu짯ti짯ve vice pre짯si짯dent of tech짯no짯lo짯gy and engi짯nee짯ring at Advan짯ced Micro Devices, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMD), to its board of direc짯tors, effec짯ti짯ve August 22, 2022.

We are plea짯sed to have Mark join our board at SGH, com짯men짯ted Mark Adams, pre짯si짯dent and CEO of SGH. 쏦is exten짯si짯ve expe짯ri짯ence and accom짯plish짯ments in advan짯cing tech짯no짯lo짯gy, rede짯sig짯ning engi짯nee짯ring pro짯ces짯ses and lea짯ding inno짯va짯ti짯ve teams in trans짯forming AMD will be inva짯luable to SGH.

Mr. Paper짯mas짯ter brings more than 35 years of engi짯nee짯ring and tech짯no짯lo짯gy indus짯try expe짯ri짯ence to the board. At AMD, for over a deca짯de, he has been respon짯si짯ble for tech짯ni짯cal direc짯tion and pro짯duct deve짯lo짯p짯ment inclu짯ding micro짯pro짯ces짯sor design, input/output (I/O) and memo짯ry, sys짯tem-on-chip (SOC) metho짯do짯lo짯gy, and advan짯ced rese짯arch. He pre짯vious짯ly ser짯ved as the lea짯der of the Sili짯con Engi짯nee짯ring Group at Cis짯co Sys짯tems, Inc., as seni짯or vice pre짯si짯dent of devices hard짯ware engi짯nee짯ring for iPod and iPho짯ne at Apple, Inc., and in mul짯ti짯ple roles in tech짯no짯lo짯gy and ser짯ver deve짯lo짯p짯ment at IBM Corp. Mr. Paper짯mas짯ter recei짯ved his bachelor셲 degree from the Uni짯ver짯si짯ty of Texas at Aus짯tin and master셲 degree from the Uni짯ver짯si짯ty of Ver짯mont, both in elec짯tri짯cal engi짯nee짯ring. He is a long-term mem짯ber of the Uni짯ver짯si짯ty of Texas Cock짯rell School of Engi짯nee짯ring Advi짯so짯ry Board, the Juve짯ni짯le Dia짯be짯tes Rese짯arch Foun짯da짯ti짯on, CTO Forum Advi짯so짯ry Board, IEEE Indus짯try Advi짯so짯ry Board, and the Glo짯bal Semi짯con짯duc짯tor Alli짯ance Board of Directors.

About SMART Glo짯bal Hol짯dings  SGH

At SGH, our com짯pa짯nies are united by a dri짯ve to rai짯se the bar, exe짯cu짯te with disci짯pli짯ne and focus on what셲 next for the tech짯no짯lo짯gies that sup짯port and advan짯ce the world. Across com짯pu짯ting, memo짯ry, and LED light짯ing solu짯ti짯ons, we build long-term stra짯te짯gic part짯ner짯ships with our cus짯to짯mers. Backed by a pro짯ven lea짯der짯ship team, we ope짯ra짯te with excel짯lence around the glo짯be while unlo짯cking new ave짯nues of growth for our busi짯ness and industry.

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