Dinesh Tyagi – President & CEO
Dinesh Tyagi has spent more than 20 years in different engineering, marketing, and sales roles before starting Innovative Logic. He founded Innovative Logic and he has been successfully managing Innovative Logic since its inception. Prior to Innovative Logic, Dinesh was working as senior marketing person in Altera’s IP division. Before Altera, he was responsible for sales and marketing for high end micro-controllers in Renesas. Before joining Renesas, Dinesh spent two years in a embedded CPU startup company performing many challenging roles in sales, marketing, and application engineering. Dinesh also successfully managed Application Engineering group in Synopsys and he was key contributor to increase the revenue of Synopsys DesignWare product line by 10 times in 4 years. Prior to Synopsys Dinesh spent 4 years in ST Microlectronics and 2 years in Cadence in different engineering roles.
James Hemeon – Sr Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing
James comes with 30+ years of experience in strategic account management, business development and engineering in the hi-tech industry. He has successfully demonstrated domestic and international leadership in startup, turn around, high-growth and territory expansion situations. Prior to Innovative Logic, James led worldwide marketing and sales for Synapse Design, where he was a major catalyst for their extensive international growth over the last six plus years. He also brings an extensive IP sales & execution background from his tenure with DynaChip, Alchip and KeyASIC.
Aravinda has over 15+ years of semiconductor Industry experience in various technical and management positions. Aravinda is currently managing the India Design Center. Prior to joining Innovative Logic, he worked as manger of IP release team at LSI Logic, India. Before LSI, Aravinda was heading digital IP design group in SANYO LSI Technologies India. In SANYO he was responsible for building a strong digital IP design group which developed many digital IP like USB, MP3 Decoder, DVDecoder, DDR controller, TV On Screen Display etc. He started his career in Central Research Laboratory where he worked in Radar signal processing domain.
Vikas Kulkarni – Board of Director – India
Vikas has more than 15+ years of industry experience in ASIC design and verification. Prior to joining Innovative Logic, he headed VLSI Design and Verification team at Aftek as a Manager and worked on SOC projects in the area of H.264 and Network Camera. Before Aftek he worked as a Manager in GDA (Later acquired by Rambus) and contributed in Ethernet, PCI Express and USB IP development projects. In his career so far he has led several IP development programs from concept to silicon. He has been working with Innovative Logic since 2009 and heading/leading IP Verification team. He has presented paper in the area of verification in international conference. His interest includes Verification and Design architecture.
Uma Mahesh, Board of Director – India
Uma Mahesh has more than 20 years of semiconductor industrial experience. Currently he is founder and CEO of Indrion Technologies. He was co-founder and Director of operations at Insilica Semiconductor. Before his career at Insilica, He played various technical and managerial roles in Cypress Semiconductor and Arcus Technology.