Anupam Bakshi

Founder and CEO

Anupam is the founder and CEO at Agnisys. He has more than two decades of experience implementing a wide range of products and services in the High Tech industry. Prior to forming Agnisys, he held various management and technical lead roles at companies such as Avid Technology Inc., PictureTel Corporation, Blackstone Consulting Group, Cadence Design Systems and Gateway Design Automation. Anupam has earned a HighTech MBA from Northeastern University, Massachusetts, a Master’s in Computer Engineering also from Northeastern University and a Masters in Science (Electronics) from Delhi University.

Don Schuler

A CAE/EDA veteran with over 30 years of experience in the development, use and support of computer tools for hardware design. Most recently he was Director of Engineering Services and Manager of Tools and Verification at Avid Technology. At Avid he led the verification and back-end work on several ASICs and FPGAs at the heart of the Avid’s Oscar winning Film Composer. Previously he led the System Design and Logic Simulation teams at CAE startup Viewlogic. Before that he was Productivity Manager at Apollo/HP where he built an extensive CAE environment using mainly commercially available tools that included tools for ASIC, PCBs and mechanical design. Initially Don spent 10 years at GTE Laboratories developing simulation, test generation and ASIC layout tools. He is co-inventor of Concurrent Fault Simulation, holds a patent on simulation techniques, and has published several papers including two Best Paper Awards on design methodologies. Another paper was selected for the Design Automation Conference 25th Anniversary Proceedings. During his time in CAE Don has evaluated dozens CAE tools and was an early adopter of several new and innovative tools.

Sunny Nair

Sunny Nair has over 20 years of experience leading and transforming IT organizations. His experience includes leading development, IT, quality assurance, support organizations, implementing software development life cycle methodologies from requirements gathering, architecture and implementation and successfully delivering flagship products and critical services. on-time and under budget Sunny provides management and technology consultation for public companies and start-ups. His previous experience includes IBM, BancVue, CommerceOne. Sunny has a Master of Science in Technology Commercialization from the University of Texas, McCombs School of Business.

Sunny is helping Agnisys with Business Strategy and Operational Efficiency.