Steve Sapiro
VP of Marketing

Steve Sapiro has more than 25 years of experience in the EDA and electronic products industries. He has held marketing, business development and engineering positions at Intel, CAE Systems, and AMI and has consulted to various EDA companies during his 15 year consulting career. His design expertise is in custom ICs and ASICs. He has also founded several high technology start-up businesses including, CAE Systems Inc., which was sold to Tektronix for $75 million. At Cadence Design Systems, Inc. he defined a long term VHDL strategy, including product plans and marketing requirements. At DOSIS GmbH he provided business development, product definition, development and marketing of a new layout translation tool (Silicon Compilation) for process migration of standard cells.

In addition, he founded two other successful start-ups, ProCASE Corporation and SiidTech Inc. Sapiro teamed with Larry Carner to develop the first product for Stelar. Sapiro holds a BSEE degree from City College of New York. Sapiro has published over 20 papers in the areas of ASIC design and EDA design tools. He is the co-author of The Handbook of Design Automation and The Fault Simulation Handbook.