AMD Promotes Forrest Norrod to Executive Vice President of Data Center Solutions Business

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)  AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announ짯ced that For짯rest Nor짯rod has been pro짯mo짯ted to exe짯cu짯ti짯ve vice pre짯si짯dent and gene짯ral mana짯ger of the Data Cen짯ter Solu짯ti짯ons busi짯ness group at AMD. The appoint짯ment reflects his record of lea짯der짯ship and mar짯ket growth throug짯hout his ten짯ure with AMD and the stra짯te짯gic role of the data cen짯ter busi짯ness to the company셲 con짯tin짯ued growth strategy.

Under Forrest셲 lea짯der짯ship, we have signi짯fi짯cant짯ly grown our data cen짯ter busi짯ness and deli짯ver짯ed mul짯ti짯ple gene짯ra짯ti짯ons of AMD EPYC pro짯ces짯sors that com짯bi짯ne lea짯der짯ship per짯for짯mance and ener짯gy effi짯ci짯en짯cy, said AMD Chair and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. 쏷he data cen짯ter is our lar짯gest growth oppor짯tu짯ni짯ty, and we look for짯ward to fur짯ther expan짯ding our pre짯sence with cloud, enter짯pri짯se and edge cus짯to짯mers dri짯ven by the industry셲 stron짯gest data cen짯ter port짯fo짯lio and Forrest셲 leadership.

Nor짯rod joi짯n짯ed AMD in 2014 and most recent짯ly ser짯ved as seni짯or vice pre짯si짯dent and gene짯ral mana짯ger of the Data Cen짯ter Solu짯ti짯ons busi짯ness group. He has more than 30 years of tech짯no짯lo짯gy indus짯try expe짯ri짯ence across a num짯ber of engi짯nee짯ring and busi짯ness manage짯ment roles at both the chip and sys짯tem level.

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