Dirk Meyer's ascent at Advanced Micro Devices has reached the upper echelons of the company.
The company announced that Meyer, currently president and chief operating officer of the chipmaker, now sits on the company's board of directors, joining fellow executive and chairman of the board Hector Ruiz. Meyer seems the clear heir apparent to Ruiz at some point down the road, and will now get some experience as a director to add to his resume.
Meyer brings serious chip design cred to AMD's board. He's been involved in the development of several noteworthy processors, including Digital … Read more