Norris Powell

Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Mr. Powell was appointed senior vice president and chief human resources officer in September 2020. Before joining Semtech, Mr. Powell served as chief human resources officer for Syniverse, a leading provider of mobile connectivity in areas of messaging, intelligent roaming, partner management, and fraud and revenue assurance. Before Syniverse, between 2015 and 2017, he served as vice president of human resources at CSM Bakery Solutions, a provider of bakery ingredients, finished products and services. Additionally, Mr. Powell served as chief human resources officer at B/E Aerospace (now Collins Aerospace), and in senior human resources roles with Acergy (now SubSea 7) and Alstom.

Mr. Powell is a graduate of De Montfort University in the U.K. and holds a degree in Human Resources Management.