June 24, 2009

Source: Tyco Electronics Ltd.

BERWYN, Pa., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) has appointed Cuong Viet Do as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development. He reports to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tom Lynch.

Lynch said, "We are very excited to have Cuong join our leadership team. His extensive experience with many of the key industries we serve, as well as in emerging markets, is an ideal fit for us."

Do most recently worked for Lenovo, where he was Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer. Previously, he was a Director with McKinsey & Company. Do holds a bachelor of arts degree from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, and a master of business administration degree from Dartmouth's Amos Tuck School.


Tyco Electronics Ltd. is a leading global provider of engineered electronic components, network solutions, undersea telecommunication systems and specialty products, with fiscal 2008 sales of US$14.8* billion to customers in more than 150 countries. We design, manufacture and market products for customers in a broad array of industries including automotive; data communication systems and consumer electronics; telecommunications; aerospace, defense and marine; medical; and alternative energy and lighting. With approximately 7,000 engineers and worldwide manufacturing, sales and customer service capabilities, Tyco Electronics' commitment is our customers' advantage. More information on Tyco Electronics can be found at http://www.tycoelectronics.com/. (*Includes revenue from the company's former Wireless Systems segment, which will be reported as a discontinued operation beginning in the fiscal third quarter of 2009.)

SOURCE: Tyco Electronics Ltd.

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