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    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

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    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
    One AMD Place
    PO Box 3453
    Sunnyvale, CA 94088
    United States - Map
    Phone: 408-749-4000
    Website: http://www.amd.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Semiconductor - Broad Line
    Full Time Employees:9,100

    Business Summary 

    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. operates as a semiconductor company worldwide. The company’s products primarily include x86 microprocessors as an accelerated processing unit (APU), chipsets, discrete graphics processing units (GPUs), and semi-custom System-on-Chip (SoC) products. It provides x86 microprocessors for desktop PCs under the AMD A-Series, AMD E-Series, AMD FX CPU, AMD Athlon CPU and APU, AMD Sempron APU and CPU, and AMD Pro A-Series APU brands; and microprocessors for notebook and 2-in-1s under the AMD A-Series, AMD E-Series, AMD C-Series, AMD Z-Series, AMD FX APU, AMD Phenom, AMD Athlon CPU and APU, AMD Turion, and AMD Sempron APU and CPU brands. The company also offers chipsets with and without integrated graphics features for desktop, notebook PCs, and servers, as well as controller hub-based chipsets for its APUs under the AMD brand; and AMD PRO mobile and desktop processors. In addition, it provides discrete desktop graphics products and discrete GPUs for notebooks under the AMD Radeon brand; professional graphics products under the AMD FirePro brand; and customer-specific solutions based on AMD’s CPU, GPU, and multi-media technologies. Further, the company offers microprocessors for server platforms under the AMD Opteron; embedded processor solutions for interactive digital signage, casino gaming, and medical imaging under the AMD Opteron, AMD Athlon, AMD Sempron, AMD Geode, AMD R-Series, and G-Series brands; and semi-custom SoC products that power the Sony Playstation 4 and Microsoft Xbox One game consoles. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. sells its products through its direct sales force, independent distributors, and sales representatives. The company serves original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, system builders, and independent distributors. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2016 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Dr. Lisa T. Su , 46
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Non-Independent Director
    Mr. Devinder Kumar , 60
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Mark D. Papermaster , 54
    Chief Technology Officer and Sr. VP of Technology & Engineering
    Mr. Forrest E. Norrod , 51
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Enterprise, Embedded & Semi-Custom Bus. Group
    Mr. James Robert Anderson , 44
    Sr. VP and Gen. Mang. of Computing & Graphics Bus. Group
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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