The company headed Chief Financial Officer Bob Swan, and did not want that position.
The new Intel CEO, 58-year-old Bob Swan, said the microprocessor manufacturer. Since 2016, Swan CFO has been the CEO since June 2018.
Intel first appointed a person as the CEO not related to the design and manufacturing of microchips, Reuters releases. Swan is the seventh director of the history of the company; All previous directors were researchers or engineers and manufacturing careers began.
He practically swan his financial career at work. Before beginning Intel, eBay was the chief financial officer for nine years, and the investment fund was a member of General Atlantic. At the beginning of his career, Swan was operated by the management company of the Webvan Group's distribution service, closed in 2001.
Swan himself has repeatedly said publicly that he has never become an Intel CEO. However, Reuters sources say that during internal discussions, the director said that he would offer that position, he would agree.
Intel is one of the few companies that design and manufacture microchips at the same time, Reuters releases. However, it has lost some leadership in some markets, with its advanced micro-devices and Nvidia Corp's strong competition. The new CEO is committed to the recovery of high volumes of production and is destined to return lost to the company.
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