“Following a report last week that Apple’s chipmaking chief Johny Srouji was on Intel’s list of candidates for CEO, The Motley Fool‘s Ashraf Eassa says that Srouji has informed his team that he will be staying at Apple,” Eric Slivka reports for MacRumors.
“Srouji spent over a decade at Intel from 1993 to 2005, bookended by a couple of brief stints at IBM,” Slivka reports. “He joined Apple in 2008 to lead development of Apple’s custom A-series chips starting with the A4 that appeared in the iPhone 4.”
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MacDailyNews Take: That’s certainly great news for Apple!
The loss of Srouji would be an terrible one for Apple. In fact, we can’t think of a more valuable Apple SVP. — MacDailyNews, January 15, 2019
Apple exec Johny Srouji on Intel’s short list of CEO candidates – January 15, 2019
They can ALWAYS try to hire Scott Forstall. According to some here, he’s a genius and would probably be able to drive Intel to greatness. I mean, there are LOTS of parallels… they had a chip architecture dubbed Broadway and he works ON Broadway!!
Oh, Broadwell? Hmm. Well, close enough!
Hey MDN – how about at least giving Srouji the Ahrendts treatment and suggest he could be the next Apple CEO. Or is that just reserved for people with no idea about technology?