Board director since 1 January 2011
Board committees: Remuneration Committee
Renee James, aged 48, joined the Board in January 2011. She is President of Intel Corporation. Renee was previously executive vice president and general manager of the Software and Services Group for Intel Corporation where she was responsible for the worldwide software and services P&Ls of Intel and its subsidiaries as well as Intel wide software R&D. Renee is chairman of McAfee and Wind River Systems, both of which are wholly owned subsidiaries of Intel. Previously, Renee was senior vice president of software and services for Intel. In this capacity, she was responsible for overseeing all of Intel's development of software necessary to Intel's core business of microprocessors and computing systems as well as the software and services products. Prior to that, she was the director and COO of Intel Online Services, Intel's datacenter business. Renee has contributed to several key hardware and software/services development efforts during her tenure at Intel.
Renee also serves as an independent director on the VMware Inc. Board of Directors and is a member of its Audit Committee. She is also a member of the C200.
Renee joined Intel in 1988 and holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Oregon.