SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
September 17, 2012
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On September 17, 2012, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (the Company) announced that Mr. Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Company to pursue other opportunities.
On September 17, 2012, the Company appointed Devinder Kumar, age 57, the Companys Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller, to serve as interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Mr. Kumar joined the Company in 1984. He has served as Corporate Controller of the Company since 2001 and as Senior Vice President of the Company since 2006. Mr. Seifert will remain with the Company in a non-executive position until September 28, 2012 to assist with the transition to the interim Chief Financial Officer. Effective September 28, 2012, Mr. Seifert will no longer serve as an employee of the Company.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On September 17, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing Mr. Seiferts resignation and the appointment of Mr. Kumar. A copy of this press release is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.