SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
February 16, 2021
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)
ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
2485 Augustine Drive
Santa Clara, California 95054
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(408) 749 4000
Registrant's telephone number, including area code
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.01 par value||AMD||NASDAQ Global Select Market|
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Executive Incentive Plan Bonuses for Fiscal 2020
On February 16, 2021, the Compensation and Leadership Resources Committee of the Board of Directors of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (the “Company”) approved the following annual cash performance bonuses under the Company’s Executive Incentive Plan (the “EIP”) to the Named Executive Officers listed below:
|Named Executive Officer||Fiscal 2020 Annual Cash Performance Bonuses |
|Devinder Kumar, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer||$823,600|
|Rick Bergman, Executive Vice President, Computing and Graphics Business Group||$852,000|
Darren Grasby, Executive Vice President and Chief Sales Officer(1)
|Mark D. Papermaster, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President, Technology and Engineering||$887,500|
(1) Mr. Grasby’s Fiscal 2020 Annual Cash Performance Bonus of £582,200 was converted from British pounds to U.S. dollars using an exchange rate of 1.356 U.S. dollars per 1.00 British pound, which was the exchange rate reported by Bloomberg Financial as of December 26, 2020.
On February 17, 2021, the Board of Directors of the Company approved the following annual cash performance bonus under the EIP for the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer:
|Lisa T. Su, President and Chief Executive Officer||$2,546,770|
Pursuant to the EIP, the annual cash performance bonuses based on the Company’s (a) corporate financial performance (weighted 80%) for the 2020 fiscal year (i.e., December 28, 2019 to December 26, 2020), as evaluated against pre-established performance goals for revenue, adjusted non-GAAP net income and adjusted free cash flow, and (b) achievement of pre-established strategic milestones (weighted 20%) with respect to new product tape outs, launches, and commercial/operational metrics. These bonus awards are expected to be paid in March 2021.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 22, 2021 ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.
|By:||/s/ Harry A. Wolin|
|Name:||Harry A. Wolin|
|Title:||Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|