AMD Accelerates Transformation with Executive Change
Last week AMD announced an executive change at the top with CEO Rory Read departing and being replaced by Lisa Su, longtime SVP and GM of the company’s global business units, and folks have been scrambling to understand it. Part of covering turnarounds is un-derstanding the process and realizing that certain things have to happen at certain times for the turnaround to be successful. In fact, Su was being groomed to be the next CEO at AMD, and her move into that spot signaled that the initial mechanics of the turnaround were over and that AMD was shifting back to a more traditional management structure, in-dicating they had turned a page.
I had a nice chat with Lisa Su about this. Let me explain what is going on.
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NOTE: This column was originally published in the Pund-IT Review.