Semiconductor Group Appoints Decker As Chairman

Newport Beach-based Conexant's Dwight Decker has been appointed as Chairman of the FSA, an industry group focused on fabless semiconductor firms. The FSA said that Dr. Decker will further the FSA's strategic direction and execute on the Association's vision. Decker has previously served as Chairman and CEO of Conexant, and also served at both Rockwell International and Rockwell Semiconductor Systems. Decker takes the reigns from Dr. Sanjay Jha, chief operating officer of QUALCOMM and president of QUALCOMM CDMA Technologies. Jha will become Vice Chairman of the group.