Rahul has over 20 years of experience in the EDA and semiconductor industries. He has extensive experience in Design Verification and in building EDA software products from requirements to customer release.
Prior to founding Wafer Space, he worked at Synopsys and Intel Oregon, USA, following which Rahul started the front-end team for QThink India.
Under his leadership from 2008, QThink India grew to over 100 engineers and in 2011 it was acquired by Qualcomm.
Rahul has a Masters from Portland State University, Oregon, USA and an MBA from University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
Sudheer is the Head of the Embedded and Semiconductor BU at Wafer Space. He has over 18 years of experience in VLSI, System design and Embedded Software for Networking, Consumer Electronics, Automotive, Mobile and Industrial Automation areas.
Prior to joining Wafer Space, Sudheer was heading a cluster of Semiconductor accounts in Wipro. Under his leadership, the team accomplished multiple full chip tapeouts and successfully executed more than 40 projects in different business models ranging from staff augmentation to full turnkey solutions. He is very experienced in managing turnkey and multi-site projects between India, Europe and USA. He has managed accounts and projects for multiple Semiconductor product companies with large teams of over 200 engineers spread across multiple locations.
Sudheer holds a Master’s degree in Micro Electronics from BITS Pilani and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics and Communication from Calicut University.
Navin is the Vice President, Engineering and the head of the Embedded BU at Wafer Space. He has over 24 years of experience in the Embedded & Electronics Engineering space.
Prior to joining Wafer Space, Navin worked at a stealth-mode startup in the space of Automotive, Aerospace & Defense engineering services. Before that he worked at L&T Technology Services as the head of the Automotive Vertical. Prior to L&T, Navin worked in Frog Engineering (part of Aricent group), Symphony Services, Robert Bosch & Ford Motor Company. Navin has led large global teams and projects in product development and in the Engineering Services space, he has also played important roles in competency development & GTM strategy to enable new business in these segments.
Navin has a bachelor degree in engineering from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi & M.S. in Computer Science from Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York.
Srinivas is the Sr. Director of Embedded BU at Wafer Space. He has over 21 years of experience in the Software Engineering space.
Prior to joining Wafer Space, Srinivas worked at Wipro Technologies where he was responsible for leading many practices and accounts for over two decades in Embedded Software for multiple vertical markets. He has led large and diverse projects across different locations in the engineering services space. He has played important roles in competency development to enable new business in these segments and has participated in several technology initiatives involving new POC's and IP development in the areas of energy, aerospace, connectivity, video surveillance and others. He also has experience in engineering and quality as part of hardware manufacturing.
Srinivas has a bachelor degree in engineering from university of Mysore and executive MBA from IIM, Bangalore.
VP Sales and Business Development
Randy is the Vice President of the Wafer Space North America operations. He has over 30 years’ experience in the high tech industry with responsibilities spanning Engineering, Sales, Marketing and Operations.
Prior to joining Wafer Space, Randy held various Sales and Marketing roles in the Engineering Services space, with a strong focus on the Semiconductor and Embedded Systems markets. Prior to that he held positions of increasing responsibility at Intel, including management of diverse, multi-cultural sales teams spanning US and International boundaries. Randy has a strong technical background, and has developed successful products in the defense, and business automation spaces. He also has significant experience in the Telecom and Storage markets. An Innovator at heart and Sales & Marketing Executive by trade, Randy has a passion for developing innovative business solutions that enable high confidence, cost effective product development programs.
Randy has a BSEE in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the University of Iowa and has completed numerous Sales & Leadership Development programs.