Peregrine Expands Into China

San Diego-based Peregrine Semiconductor this week announced that it is expanding its operations into China. The developer of RF CMOS and mixed-signal communications ICs said that it has opened a sales and technical support office in Shanghai. The company said that it is targeting Chinese OEMs looking for reliable, cost-effective RF ICs. Peregrine is backed by Ridgewood Capital, Morgenthaler Ventures, and others.