Rao P. Pokala, President & CEO of Swati Design held senior staff and senior management positions with National Semiconductor, Valid Logic, Toshiba Micro Electronics, Cadence Design Systems, and Mentor Graphics before founding the company in 1997.
Rao has developed design methodologies, EDA tools, and actively participated in design implementation of several designs during his career with these companies. He's now completely focused on physical design of large and complex chips.
Rao holds B.E with Distinction from Andhra University, Kakinada, India (now Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada http://jntuk.edu.in), M.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India (http://www.iitk.ac.in), India's premier technical institute, and MS in Computer Science from UCLA (http://www.cs.ucla.edu). Recently, he did MDP (intensive business management course - mini MBA) at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (http://www.iimahd.ernet.in), India's top business school.
Contact Information Email :rpokala@SwatiDesign.com Phone : (408) 828-0011, 3777 Stevens Creek Blvd, Suite 410 Santa Clara, CA-95051.
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