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Fairchild Receives Two ‘The Best Quality Partner’ Awards From Huawei

December 7, 2015
By Business Wire News

SAN JOSE, Calif.

Fairchild (NASDAQ:FCS), a leading global supplier of high-performance semiconductor solutions, was recently named the ‘The Best Quality Partner’ for 2015 by Huawei and its Consumer Business Group, at a recent Huawei Group 2015 Core Partner Conference on November 4, 2015, in Shenzhen, China.

Fairchild was the only supplier to receive two awards at the event and was selected from 300 of Huawei’s core partners based on product quality, customer support and the successful collaboration between the companies.

The first award was presented by Mr. Xie Zhusheng, Huawei’s Senior Director of Technology & Quality Center to Mr. Barry O’Connell, Fairchild’s Vice President, Global Quality. The second award was presented by Mr. Ma Bing, Huawei’s Senior Director of Handset Quality and Operation to Mr. Andy Lai, Fairchild’s Regional Vice President, Greater China.

“Huawei is a critical global customer of Fairchild, and certainly one who has high expectations from its suppliers. We are honored to receive these two awards as a testament to our commitment and partnership,” said Chris Allexandre, Senior Vice President, Global Sales, Marketing and Business Operations and Planning at Fairchild.

“Being recognized by Huawei as ‘The Best Quality Partner’ affirms the importance and priority Fairchild places on our commitment to quality and our continued efforts to deliver excellence to our customers,” said Barry O’Connell, Fairchild’s Vice President, Global Quality.

About Huawei:

Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Our aim is to build a better connected world, acting as a responsible corporate citizen, innovative enabler for the information society, and collaborative contributor to the industry. Driven by customer-centric innovation and open partnerships, Huawei has established an end-to-end ICT solutions portfolio that gives customers competitive advantages in telecom and enterprise networks, devices and cloud computing. Huawei’s 170,000 employees worldwide are committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers. Our innovative ICT solutions, products and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world’s population. Founded in 1987, Huawei is a private company fully owned by its employees. For more information, please visit Huawei online at

About Fairchild:

Fairchild has a rich history as a pioneer in the semiconductor industry and that pioneering spirit endures today in our vision for making the world a cleaner and smarter place. We specialize in the development and manufacturing of a complete portfolio of low- to high-power solutions and deliver an amazing design experience to the engineers and system architects who build systems for the mobile, industrial, cloud, automotive, lighting, and computing industries. Our foundation is our guiding principles, which recognizes the inseparability of engaged employees and delighted customers, and encourages our employees to simplify, challenge, explore, play, excel, respect, go fast, and be direct. If you use a smart phone, drive a car, own a modern appliance, live and work in comfortable connected buildings, or enjoy film animation, you have experienced Fairchild’s Power to Amaze. Please visit us on the web at

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