Paul Delva joined Fairchild in 1999. He served as the company’s assistant general counsel following the company’s initial public offering in 1999. Paul was promoted to Vice President and General Counsel in April 2003 and became Corporate Secretary in May 2005. He became Senior Vice President in August 2005. He has advised Fairchild on all its acquisitions and securities offerings, as well as on general corporate matters since the company’s founding in 1997. Prior to joining Fairchild, Paul was an associate in the corporate department at Dechert, Price & Rhoads (now Dechert LLP).