Zarlink Semiconductor has appointed Andre Levasseur as senior VP and CFO, effective June 15, 2009. He joined the company in 1998, moving up the ranks in the financial department. Most recently Levasseur was corporate comptroller but he also held the positions of senior director of finance, worldwide business support and director of finance for the network communications division. "Andre brings a balanced background in finance and business management, combined with an intimate knowledge of our products, customers and market opportunities," said Kirk. Mandy, president and CEO of Zarlink Semiconductor. "He has made a significant contribution in helping guide our strategic direction in order to return to profitability, and will be a valued addition to Zarlink's management team."