The 25 Blockbuster IT Executive Moves of 2011


9. Rory Read, AMD

The search for Dirk Meyer's replacement atop AMD finally ended in August, when the chipmaker confirmed Rory Read, the highly regarded former president and COO of Lenovo, its new CEO. Read was also appointed to AMD's board of directors, and brought to AMD, among other things, a reputation for channel advocacy.

 





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