Rory Read

  • Former Intel Engineer, McKinsey Partner Rajan Naik Joins AMD

    Former Intel Engineer, McKinsey Partner Rajan Naik Joins AMD

    Chip maker AMD this morning announced that it has recruited Rajan Naik to become part of its management team. Formerly a senior engineer at the company’s main rival, Intel, Naik was most recently a partner in McKinsey & Company‘s Technology practice, where he worked for the past 11 years. Naik, 40, will become senior vice president and chief strategy officer of AMD, where he… Read More

  • Lenovo COO Jumps Ship To Become President And CEO At Chip Maker AMD

    Lenovo COO Jumps Ship To Become President And CEO At Chip Maker AMD

    Chip manufacturer Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) has named Rory P. Read its new president, CEO and board member, effective today. Read joins AMD from PC maker Lenovo, where he worked for five years and most recently served as president and COO. Thomas Seifert, who served as AMD’s interim CEO since January 2011, will return to his role as SVP, Chief Financial Officer. Read More