Freescale Adds To Board

Austin-based Freescale Semiconductor has added a new member to its board of directors. Freescale, which develops microprocessors, microcontrollers, and analog and integrated circuits, said that it has appointed Krishnan Balasubramanian to its board. The company said that Balasubramanian has more than 37 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, and was a former executive at Texas Instruments. He also sites on the board of MetroCorp Bancshares.