Senior Vice President and General Manager,
Computing and Graphics Business Group
Jim Anderson is senior vice president and general manager of the Computing and Graphics Business Group. Anderson joined AMD in May 2015. Anderson is responsible for managing all aspects of strategy, business management, and engineering for AMD client computing products and solutions, as well as sales for AMD client and graphics products. He brings to the role 20 years of business and technical expertise, deep industry knowledge, and a proven track record of leading business and engineering teams to drive growth.
Anderson joined AMD from Intel Corporation where he served from November 2014 to May 2015 and completed the acquisition and successful integration of the Axxia processor business from Broadcom Limited (formerly, Avago Technologies) to Intel. Anderson spent the last decade at Broadcom Limited and LSI Corporation in a variety of leadership positions spanning strategic planning, marketing, engineering, sales and general management. Prior to joining LSI Corporation in 2005, Anderson held strategic planning roles at Intel Corporation for mobile/laptop and server processors in addition to serving as a microprocessor architect.
Anderson holds numerous academic degrees, including an MBA and Master of Science in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master of Science in electrical engineering from Purdue University, and a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from the University of Minnesota. Anderson has received four patents for innovations in computer architecture. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Qylur Intelligent Systems, Inc.