Manoj Gandhi

Manoj Gandhi

GM, Systems Design Group, Corporate Staff

Manoj Gandhi

Manoj Gandhi is GM of the Systems Design Group and a member of the Corporate Staff at Synopsys. He joined the company via the merger with Viewlogic in December 1997. Since joining Synopsys, Manoj has led the Synopsys verification team to deliver the industry-leading Verification Continuum® platform.

Currently, he is focused on leveraging Synopsys’ leadership position in emulation, hardware prototyping, virtual prototyping, and models/verification IP to drive innovations in hardware/software validations to enable a software first approach for system and semiconductor companies. Manoj has more than 30 years of EDA industry experience, having begun his career at Gateway Design Automation in 1986.

He has a B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur, and an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Manoj is a 2015 recipient of the Distinguished Alumnus Award from IIT Kharagpur.