Anirudh Devgan


Anirudh Devgan

Talk Title: Computational Software and Future of EDA


Anirudh Devgan has served as President of Cadence since 2018, overseeing strategy, all research and development for tool and flows, sales, field engineering and customer support, marketing, mergers and acquisitions, and IT. Prior to 2018 he was Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Digital & Signoff and System & Verification groups.

Prior to joining Cadence in 2012, Devgan was General Manager and Corporate Vice President of the Custom Design Business Unit at Magma Design Automation. Previous roles include management and technical positions at IBM, where he received numerous awards including the IBM Outstanding Innovation Award. Devgan is an IEEE Fellow, has written numerous research papers, and holds several patents.

Devgan received a Bachelor of Technology degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and MS and PhD degrees in electrical and computer engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.