AMD exec departs to become CEO at rival Lattice

Jim Anderson, a key executive at Santa Clara-based Advanced Micro Devices, is leaving the semiconductor company to head up Oregon-based chipmaker Lattice Semiconductor as its new president and CEO. Anderson oversaw AMD’s computing and graphics business group and will begin with next week at Lattice, where he will fill the president and CEO role left vacant when Darin Billerbeck retired earlier this year. “Jim brings a strong combination of business and technical leadership with a deep understanding…

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AMD exec departs to become CEO at rival Lattice