pSemi Welcomes New Vice President of Human Resources, Debbie Richter

New Vice President - Debbie Richter

Murata Executive Brings Decades of Global Leadership Experience

SAN DIEGO – March 1, 2023 – pSemi® Corporation, a Murata company focused on semiconductor integration, today announces that Debbie Richter has joined the company as vice president of human resources and will lead human resources at both pSemi and Murata Electronics Americas (MEA). She will be based in Dallas, Texas, and will spend a significant amount of time at pSemi’s San Diego headquarters.

“Debbie has teamed with pSemi since 2021 to streamline processes, practices, and benefits for our colleagues. Her commitment to excellence, collaboration, and mentorship have helped forge numerous opportunities, including a closer alignment with our parent company, Murata. I look forward to Debbie stewarding these strides and other important efforts in the future.”


Tatsuo Bizen


A Murata employee since 1997, Richter brings 25 years of progressively responsible human resource leadership and management experience to pSemi, including the last 10 years with MEA. Her proven areas of expertise span policy and procedure development, recruiting and hiring practices, personnel development, retention approaches, legal compliance issues, and managerial support.

Richter earned her MBA in management from Texas Tech University and her BBA in human resources from the University of North Texas.

“I am excited to officially join pSemi, an organization with a rich legacy of innovation and strong focus on employee engagement and satisfaction. I look forward to helping pSemi develop and expand its talent base to accommodate the company’s future strategic growth.”


Debbie Richter

VP of human resources

About pSemi

pSemi Corporation is a Murata company driving semiconductor integration. pSemi builds on Peregrine Semiconductor’s 30-year legacy of technology advancements and strong IP portfolio but with a new mission: to enhance Murata’s world-class capabilities with high-performance RF, analog and mixed-signal solutions. With a strong foundation in RF integration, pSemi’s product portfolio now spans power management, connected sensors, antenna tuning and RF frontends. These intelligent and efficient semiconductors enable advanced modules for smartphones, base stations, personal computers, electric vehicles, data centers, IoT devices and healthcare. From headquarters in San Diego and offices around the world, pSemi’s team explores new ways to make electronics for the connected world smaller, thinner, faster and better. To view pSemi’s semiconductor advancements or to join the pSemi team, visit




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