– Vin to consolidate AMD’s financial operations across important geographies –
AMD today announced that Swetang Vin has been promoted to the newly-created position of Corporate Vice President and Regional Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for India, Asia Pacific Japan (APJ), EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), and Greater China.
In his new role, Swetang will be responsible for leading all financial aspects of AMD’s R&D, Sales and Marketing Finance activities as well as entity accounting, taxation, financial controls, and compliance for the aforementioned regions. Based out of India, Swetang joined AMD in 2010 and previously held the office of Finance Director for India, APJ, and EMEA.
“Swetang has been a great asset to the company during his tenure,” said Devinder Kumar, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, AMD. “His planning ability and impeccable work standards have been instrumental in helping provide a solid financial foundation for key AMD regional operations.”
Commenting on his appointment, Swetang Vin said, “AMD has been monumental in my growth as a professional and I am extremely honored to take on this expanded role that will better allow me to help take AMD to even greater heights.”
Swetang has more than 27 years of experience with leading technology companies such as Dell, Tata Teleservices and Xerox Corp with vast industry knowledge and domain experience in handling finance activities across regions. He has a keen interest in music and enjoys travelling.