ON Semiconductor announced that Christine Yan has joined its board of directors.

Ms. Yan has been the Vice President of Integration for Stanley Black&Decker (SWK) since January 2018, leading the company’s successful acquisition of Nelson Fastener Systems. Prior to this position, Ms. Yan served as President of Stanley Black&Decker Asia and as President of Stanley Storage and Workspace Systems. Ms. Yan began her engineering internship at Black&Decker in 1989 and became the company’s first female president in 2006. Ms. Yan is also a director of Modine Manufacturing Company (MOD).

“We are pleased to welcome Christine as the new independent director of ON Semiconductor’s board of directors and look forward to her contributions, her unique insights and perspectives, plus previous board experience, which is a powerful complement to the skills and qualifications of our existing directors. “Alan Campbell, chair of the board at ON Semiconductor said.

“Christine joins ON Semiconductor’s board at an exciting time for the company as we continue to drive our business and customer relationships in China and the greater Asia Pacific region,Her engineering background and deep knowledge in doing business in Asia, corporate strategy, and product development will be invaluable to our customers and shareholders. We look forward to working with her on the board as we continue to fulfill our vision to be the trusted supplier of choice for energy efficient innovations in the semiconductor industry.” said Keith Jackson, president, chief executive officer and director at ON Semiconductor.