Jul 19, 2021
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Intel interested in buying ex-AMD fab and Ryzen chip maker, GlobalFoundries

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Intel’s new CEO, Pat Gelsinger, has been making the rounds in Europe to talk about Intel’s manufacturing plans, even speaking with French president Macron and Italian PM Mario Draghi about spending big in the EU. Yet there may be other deals afoot for the x86 chip maker, as reports suggest Intel could be eyeing up the once manufacturing arm of AMD turned “speciality foundry”, GlobalFoundries.

According to people familiar with the matter, speaking to the Wall Street Journal, Intel is exploring the possibility of a deal to purchase GlobalFoundries for a grand sum of $30B in a bid to expand its manufacturing capabilities across the globe.



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