Martin L. Edelman Appointed to AMD Board of Directors

Tue Feb 26, 2013 4:15pm EST

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  SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 26 (Marketwire) -- 
AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Martin Edelman has been appointed to
the company's board of directors as a representative of West Coast Hitech
L.P., an affiliate of Mubadala Development Company and AMD's largest
stockholder. Edelman's appointment follows the resignation of Waleed al
Muhairi after four years of service on the AMD Board. 

    Edelman currently serves as Of Counsel, Real Estate Department for the
law firm Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP, a New York City law firm
where he is responsible for real estate transactions as well as corporate
mergers and acquisitions. He serves as a member of the board of directors
at several private and public companies, including Avis Budget Group,
Ashford Hospitality Trust and Capital Trust.

    Edelman is also a senior advisor to Mubadala Development Company, a
strategic investment and development company headquartered in Abu Dhabi.
He brings an extensive legal background to the board of directors, with
more than 40 years of experience in the legal profession. He also holds a
number of board positions for charitable organizations including
Manchester City Football Club Charitable, The Intrepid Museum Foundation,
Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, Fisher House Foundation, Tribeca Film
Institute, Jackie Robinson Foundation and the Fisher Center for
Alzheimer's Research Foundation. 

    Mr. Edelman holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Columbia Law School and
a Bachelor of Arts degree from Princeton University. 

    Separately, Craig A. Conway, a member of the company's board of directors
since 2009, has decided to not stand for re-election at the company's
2013 annual meeting of stockholders in order to focus on his other
business and personal interests.

    About AMD 

    AMD (NYSE: AMD) is a semiconductor design innovator leading the next era
of vivid digital experiences with its groundbreaking AMD Accelerated
Processing Units (APUs) that power a wide range of computing devices.
AMD's server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading
cloud computing and virtualization environments. AMD's superior graphics
technologies are found in a variety of solutions ranging from game
consoles, PCs to supercomputers. For more information, visit
http://www.amd.com. 

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