Robert (Bob) H. Swan was named interim chief executive officer of Intel Corporation on June 21, 2018. Swan has been an executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) at Intel Corporation since October 2016. He oversees Intel’s global finance organization, including finance, accounting and reporting, tax, treasury, internal audit, and investor relations; Information Technology; and the company’s Corporate Strategy Office.
Swan joined Intel from General Atlantic LLC, a global growth equity investment firm, where he served as an operating partner working closely with the firm’s global portfolio companies on growth objectives.
Before joining General Atlantic in 2015, Swan spent nine years as CFO of eBay Inc. In that role, he had responsibility over all aspects of eBay’s finance functions, including controllership, financial planning and analysis, tax, treasury, audit, mergers and acquisitions, and investor relations. Earlier in his career, Swan served as CFO of Electronic Data Systems Corp. and TRW Inc., and as CFO, chief operating officer and chief executive officer of Webvan Group Inc. He began his career in 1985 at General Electric, holding various senior finance roles during his 15-year tenure there.
Swan earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Buffalo and his MBA degree from Binghamton University. He serves on the board of directors at eBay.