SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) today announced that Lori Sundberg
has joined the company as chief human resources officer, effective
today. Sundberg will report to Western Digital CEO Steve Milligan and
lead key global human resources initiatives and people strategies to
support Western Digital's ongoing transformation as the world's leading
data technology company. She will succeed Jackie DeMaria, who is
retiring after a successful 13-year tenure with Western Digital.
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Sundberg brings more than 20 years of experience in developing and
aligning HR strategy with business needs. She most recently served as
senior vice president, Global Human Resources at Jacobs, a global
provider of technical, professional and construction services with more
than 50,000 employees worldwide. Earlier in her career, Sundberg
advanced through a series of HR leadership roles at American Express and
served as senior vice president, Human Resources and Ethics at Arizona
Public Services Company, the largest electric utility in Arizona.
"Lori is a proven HR leader with a strong background for developing
talent in large organizations, and we are excited to have her join our
leadership team," said Steve Milligan, chief executive officer, Western
Digital. "She will focus on harnessing the strengths of our diverse,
global teams to create an environment where our people and their careers
Sundberg holds a bachelor of science degree in Business Management from
Brigham Young University. She will be based at Western Digital's global
headquarters in San Jose, California.
About Western Digital
Western Digital creates environments for data to thrive. The company is
driving the innovation needed to help customers capture, preserve,
access and transform an ever-increasing diversity of data. Everywhere
data lives, from advanced data centers to mobile sensors to personal
devices, our industry-leading solutions deliver the possibilities of
data. Western Digital® data-centric solutions are marketed
under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™
and WD® brands. Financial and investor information is
available on the company's Investor Relations website at investor.wdc.com.
Western Digital, the Western Digital logo, G-Technology, HGST, SanDisk,
Tegile, Upthere and WD are registered trademarks or trademarks of
Western Digital Corporation or its affiliates in the U.S. and/or other
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