Vinay is VP of Software Engineering at Cerebras Systems. He brings more than 24 years of executive leadership experience to the team. Prior to joining Cerebras, he spent 12 years at Synopsys in roles of increasing responsibility. Most recently, he was VP of Engineering for the emulation product. Previously, Vinay served as VP of R&D at Archpro Design Automation (acquired by Synopsys), and VP of R&D at Sequence Design (acquired by Asnys/Apache). Vinay holds a BTech from IIT Bombay, and an MS and PhD from University of Florida.