AMD’s Henri Richard now at Freescale
His expertise in developing customer solutions will accelerate our growth initiatives and build on Freescale’s strong market position,” Freescale Chairman and Chief Executive Michel Mayer said in a statement… Since Richard’s departure, more changes have taken place at AMD. Rick Hegberg, senior vice president of worldwide sales and an executive who reported to Richard, also is leaving, AMD spokeswoman Cathy Abbinanti said Wednesday. “This is a shift to put increased responsibility and authority more within the regions. We’re trying to create a flatter organization for AMD around the world,” she said. “The ultimate goal is to be closer to our customers and drive efficiency for business operations.