Raja M. Koduri is chief architect and senior vice president of Architecture, Software and Graphics at Intel Corporation. Koduri leads the expansion of Intel’s leading position in integrated graphics for the PC market with discrete graphics solutions for a broad range of computing segments. He also leads differentiated IP across computing, graphics, media, imaging and machine intelligence capabilities for the client and data center segments, artificial intelligence, and emerging opportunities like edge computing.
A respected innovator and visionary, Koduri has devoted his career to advancing visual and accelerated computing across a range of platforms, including PCs, game consoles, professional workstations and consumer devices. Before joining Intel in 2017, he was senior vice president and chief architect of the Radeon Technologies Group at Advanced Micro Devices Inc. Koduri led the group and had overall responsibility for the graphics technologies used in AMD’s accelerated processing unit (APU), discrete GPU, semi-custom and GPU computing products.
From 2009 to 2013, Koduri served as director of graphics architecture at Apple Inc. During his tenure there, he helped establish a leading graphics subsystem for the company’s Macintosh product family and led the transition to Apple’s Retina displays. Earlier in his career, Koduri held various graphics leadership roles at AMD and ATI Technologies Inc., which included spearheading GPU performance initiatives in hardware and software, creating a GPU computing ecosystem and contributing to graphics product features. He initially joined AMD in 2001.
Koduri holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics and communications from Andhra University and a master’s degree in electronics and communications from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, both in India. He serves as chief technical adviser to the board of directors for Makuta VFX, an award-winning visual effects and animation company.