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ARM CEO set to retire in July, will be replaced by ARM president, Simon Segars

ARM are playing a bit of game of thrones, current CEO steps down in July to be replaced by ARM's pre

Anthony Garreffa | Mar 19, 2013 at 04:00 am CDT (0 mins, 33 secs reading time)

We're seeing some shifts of power in big companies this year, where earlier today we saw EA's CEO step down, and now we're hearing that ARM's CEO, Warren East, will retire in July. East will be replaced by current ARM president, Simon Segars.

ARM CEO set to retire in July, will be replaced by ARM president, Simon Segars | TweakTown.com

Segars has been with the company since 1991, where East has helped expand ARM's business from one product line when he took over in 2001, to the position of power they find themselves in today. Their technologies are used by over 300 chip customers, which in turn have seen ARM technology baked into 9 billion chips last year alone, according to ARM chairman John Buchanan. An interesting turn for ARM.

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