||San Jose, CA — Fairchild Semiconductor (NYSE: FCS) has appointed Chris Allexandre to the position of Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Mr. Allexandre brings over 15 years of industry experience to Fairchild. Most recently, he was Vice President of EMEA Regional Sales & Applications and Distribution at Texas Instruments (TI). He has a broad range of experience selling to both large customers in the mobile handset market, as well as the broad industrial and automotive market in Europe, including managing distribution. He also has international experience, having worked for two years in TI China.