Roy Taylor is Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Head of Media & Entertainment at AMD Studios. He is responsible for a global team managing all aspects of the AMD ecosystem and external relations. In his current role, Taylor manages AMD relations with Microsoft, Google, major games publishers and developers. In VR he heads up partnerships with film, broadcast, gaming, academia, industry as well with Oculus, HTC/Valve and others.
Taylor is the Chairman of the BAFTA VR Advisory Group, and the Director of the Board of Governors at the Advanced Imaging Society.
Taylor joined AMD in 2013. A 25-year veteran, Taylor has had a multi-faceted career as a technology evangelist, content strategist and entrepreneur in both start-ups and established companies. Taylor was also the founder of NVidia in Europe. An avid gamer and IT enthusiast, Taylor started his career in the component distribution business.