AMD Names Henri Richard Senior Vice President Of Worldwide Sales And Marketing
SUNNYVALE, CA --
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the promotion of Henri Richard to senior vice president, Worldwide Sales and Marketing. Richard previously served as group vice president, Worldwide Sales for AMD.
In his expanded role, Richard will oversee AMD’s international field marketing initiatives and sales force activities. He will continue to report to Rob Herb, AMD executive vice president and chief sales and marketing officer.
“Since joining AMD, Henri has successfully led AMD’s worldwide sales team through one of the most challenging times in the history of the semiconductor industry,” said Herb. “He has maintained momentum with our entire customer base, while realigning our sales organization to strengthen bonds with strategic customers and channel partners. As the voice of the customer, Henri plays a key role in helping AMD focus on developing silicon solutions that enable our customers to create meaningful differentiation in their respective markets.”
Richard has more than 20 years of experience leading international sales and marketing efforts in the Asian, European and American markets at global technology companies including WebGain, Inc., Bell Microproducts and IBM. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science and technology from Ecole Nationale Radiotechnique Electronique Appliquee in France.
Founded in 1969 and based in Sunnyvale, California, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is a global supplier of integrated circuits for the personal and networked computer and communications markets with manufacturing facilities in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. AMD, a Standard & Poor’s 500 company, produces microprocessors, Flash memory devices, and silicon-based solutions for communications and networking applications.
AMD on the Web
For more AMD news and product information, please visit our virtual pressroom at www.amd.com/news/virtualpress/index.html
. Additional press releases are available at www.amd.com/news/news.html
AMD, the AMD Arrow logo and combinations thereof are trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Other product and company names used in this publication are for identification purposes only and may be trademarks of their respective companies.