Vic Kulkarni is Vice President and Chief Strategist, Office of CTO, Semiconductor Business Unit, ANSYS, San Jose. CA. Vic is responsible for steering the business, technology and product strategy at Semiconductor Business Unit, connecting the dots from chip-package-system design software solutions with ANSYS multi-physics simulation technology to address challenges faced by multiple IoT verticals.
Prior to merging with ANSYS, Vic was a co-founder, President and CEO of Sequence Design focused on EDA solutions for power and energy efficient chip designs. He has held engineering and senior management positions in a number of leading companies in the Silicon Valley for 30+ years.
Vic has a MSEE in Solid State Electronics from University of Cincinnati. In 2007 the University honored him with the "Distinguished Alumnus Award. He has a B. Tech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay.