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.

Avdhesh Yadav

Avdhesh Yadav has been developing and leading IT firms for almost a decade. His experience includes providing solutions to the team and its members, assisting in the debugging of critical issues, assisting in the response to customers, meeting with customers to debug issues and understanding their needs, actively participating in licensing management, tool performance, specs and tests reviews, actively participating in code reviews and the build/development process, examine all of the team’s & captain ratings & plays a vital role in management activities.

Devender Pal Khari

Devender Pal Khari is a seasoned industry professional with an entrepreneurial mindset having more than two decades of experience in EDA Product Development, Software Development Services and Learning & Development. He is a technocrat, an orator and a TEDx speaker.
He is currently leading the R&D team of Agnisys for EDA tools development providing direction and guidance to the team besides being involved in hands-on development too. His grasp on multiple technology stacks has been instrumental in delivering robust and scalable solutions choosing right tools & technology for speedy delivery in a fast-paced development environment besides ensuring high quality using Agile methodologies.