Anant Agrawal has over 30 years of semiconductor and system industry experience.
Anant has held CEO roles at Verayo, a security and authentication solutions provider, and Insilica, a fabless semiconductor company with operations in India, Slovenia and United States.
Anant spent a significant part of his career at Sun Microsystems from 1984 to 2002. Anant was one of the founding members of the team that started SPARC processor program at Sun. Over the years his teams designed a number of microprocessors and released them to production. For 7 years he was the Vice President and General Manager of the processor business unit. Anant began his career as a design engineer for Memorex Corporation and then joined STC Computer Research Corporation, where he was the lead technical designer of the floating point unit for an IBM compatible mainframe. Anant has also consulted for a number of Public companies and startups strategies and product development.
Anant holds a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from the MS University of Baroda, India and a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.