Intel hires Qualcomm exec to boost mobile efforts

Monday 1 September 2014 | 10:00 CET | News
Intel has hired Amir Faintuch, a senior executive at Qualcomm, to step up efforts in mobile and connected device products, Reuters reports. Faintuch, who previously oversaw Qualcomm's networking and connectivity businesses as president of Qualcomm Atheros, is joining Intel as a senior vice president and co-general manager of the Platform Engineering Group, Intel spokesman Chuck Mulloy said. He will be among Intel's dozen or so most senior executives and will co-manage the Platform Engineering Group with Josh Walden, a manufacturing technology expert who previously led the group. Mulloy told

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Companies: Intel / Qualcomm
Countries: World
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