Dr. Lisa T. Su is the president and CEO of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), a Fortune 500 technology leader. She also serves on the board of directors of Cisco Systems, Inc., the U.S. Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), and the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA).
Dr. Su is one of the world’s most powerful women in tech, and in 2019, she became the first woman to top the Associated Press’ annual survey of CEO compensation with a pay package valued at $58.5 million.
She joined AMD in 2012 as senior vice president and general manager for global business units. She then briefly served as chief operating officer from July to October 2014, before taking on the role of president and CEO.
Dr. Su is known for her work in silicon technologies. Prior to joining AMD, she spent over 15 years in the semiconductor industry in a variety of engineering and management roles at Freescale, IBM, and Texas Instruments.
Dr. Su has published over 40 technical articles and racked up a long list of awards and recognitions over the years.
In 2020, she was ranked as Fortune’s #2 Business Person of the Year and named on their Most Powerful Women in Business list. She received the Spirit of Silicon Valley Leadership Award, and the Global Semiconductor Association’s Dr. Morris Chang Exemplary Leadership Award, among numerous other accolades.
In 2019, she made the Bloomberg 50 list, and was named among CNN’s Top Risk Takers, Harvard Business Review’s Top 100 Best Performing CEOs in the World, and Barron’s World’s Best CEOs. In 2018, she was Fortune’s Best Businessperson of the Year. These are just a few of the prestigious accolades Dr. Su has received in recent years.
Dr. Su holds her bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Lisa T. Su has not been actively trading shares of Advanced Micro Devices during the last ninety days. Most recently, Lisa T. Su sold 150,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.89, for a transaction totalling $13,933,500.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 2,776,039 shares of the company's stock, valued at $257,866,262.71.