Austin based company, Freescale Semiconductor has issued a statement on their website saying 20 passengers on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 work at the company.
Twelve are from Malaysia and eight are from China.
“At present, we are solely focused on our employees and their families,” said Gregg Lowe, Freescale’s president and CEO. “Our thoughts and prayers are with those affected by this tragic event.”
The company said it has assembled counselors and other professionals through Freescale’s Employee Assistance Program, with support for those impacted by this tragedy.