Brian Krzanich

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Brian Krzanich
Born Brian Matthew Krzanich
(1960-05-09) May 9, 1960 (age 55)
Santa Clara County, California, U.S.
Alma mater San Jose State University
Occupation CEO of Intel
Spouse(s) Brandee Krzanich
Children Kylee Krzanich, Jamee Krzanich

Brian Matthew Krzanich (born May 9, 1960)[1] is the Chief Executive Officer of Intel. He was elected CEO on May 2, 2013, concluding a six-month executive search after incumbent CEO Paul Otellini announced his resignation in November 2012. Krzanich assumed the role of CEO on May 16, 2013 at the company's annual general meeting.[2] Before becoming CEO, he was Intel's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Krzanich is of Croatian heritage.

Krzanich earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from San Jose State University and holds a patent for semiconductor processing. He joined Intel in 1982 in New Mexico as an engineer. He was promoted to COO in January 2012.[3][4]

His Twitter is @bkrunner.[5] He often visits Intel-Sponsored Hackathons and Bestbuys with his wife and two daughters.[6][7]

Business positions
Preceded by
Paul Otellini
Intel CEO
Succeeded by