Jaswinder Ahuja    
Jaswinder Ahuja
Corporate VP & Managing Director
Cadence Design Systems (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Jaswinder S. Ahuja is Corporate Vice President and Managing Director of Cadence Design Systems in India. Jaswinder leads Cadence’s India operating region and the Global Customer Support and Educational Services businesses.

Jaswinder started his career with Cadence in 1988 and has led the India operations since 1996. Over the last 25 years at Cadence Jaswinder has held leadership roles in R&D, operations, L&D and sales, and has been responsible for driving several key initiatives including globalization of R&D, strategic R&D partnerships, and central engineering.

Jaswinder is a founding member of the VLSI Society of India (VSI) and currently serves as its President. He was Chairman of the India Semiconductor Association from 2008-09. Jaswinder has also served on the board of advisors of FirstRain, Inc. and Zafesoft, Inc.

Jaswinder has a B.Tech degree in Electronics Engineering from IT-BHU, Varanasi, and an MS degree in Computer Engineering from Northeastern University, Boston, USA. He also holds an Executive MBA from Stanford University, USA.

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