Roy Jewell is a co-founder and President of PCS. With more than 35 years experience in the semiconductor and Electronic Design Automation industries, Roy was most recently President and COO of Magma Design Automation. Roy guided Magma through its IPO on the Nasdaq and its eventual $500 million acquisition by Synopsys in 2012. Prior to Magma, Roy was on the Executive Staff of EDA company Avant! Corporation and CEO of Technology Modeling Associates, which Roy took public on Nasdaq in 1996. Before joining TMA he spent more than 8 years at Texas Instruments.
Based in Los Altos, California, Roy holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Physics from the University of South Florida and a master’s degree in Management from the University of Texas at Dallas.