Bryant joined Intel in 1981 as controller for the Commercial Memory Systems Operation and in 1983 became Systems Group Controller. In 1987, he was promoted to director of Finance for the corporation, and was appointed vice president and director of Finance of the Intel Products Group in 1990. Bryant became CFO in February 1994, and was promoted to senior vice president in January 1999. Bryant expanded his role to chief financial and enterprise services officer in December 1999. In October 2007, Bryant was named chief administrative officer. In 2009, Bryant’s responsibilities expanded to include the Technology and Manufacturing Group. Bryant was named a director and vice chairman of Intel’s Board of Directors in July 2011 and chairman of the board in May 2012.
Prior to joining Intel, he held positions in finance at Ford Motor Company and Chrysler Corporation. Bryant holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Missouri and a master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from the University of Kansas.