Kevin Steptoe recently joined PCS from Sondrel Ltd, where he was Chief Technical Officer 2018-2020 and Vice President of Engineering between 2010 and 2018. Prior to Sondrel, he was Vice President of Product Engineering for Magma Design Automation from 1999 to 2005. Previously he also held executive positions at Avant! (Director of Engineering) and Pulsic Ltd (VP Marketing) and Cadence Design Systems (Director). He has a successful history in many smaller start-up operations. He is currently a visiting professor (previously Royal Academy of Engineering VP) to the University of York UK. He holds a BS degree in Electronic Engineering from The University of Essex UK.