AMD Names Devinder Kumar Chief Financial Officer

AMD Names Devinder Kumar Chief Financial Officer 
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/02/13 --  AMD (NYSE: AMD) today
announced that after a thorough internal and external search the
company has appointed Devinder Kumar as senior vice president and
chief financial officer, effective Jan. 2, 2013. Kumar, 57, will
report to Rory Read, AMD president and chief executive officer, and
will have responsibility for leading the company's global finance
organization. Kumar has been interim CFO since September 2012. He
served as corporate controller of the company since 2001 and as
senior vice president since 2006. 
"Devinder has been with AMD for more than 28 years and is a talented
finance veteran with deep industry knowledge," said Read. "As we
accelerate our strategic growth initiatives, Devinder will play an
integral role driving the new business model in the near term and
strengthening AMD's long-term financial foundation." 
Kumar received a bachelor's degree from the University of Malaya,
Malaysia, a master's degree from University of California, Santa
Barbara and a master's degree in business administration from
University of California, Los Angeles. 
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