Roy Jewell is the co-founder and president of PCS. Roy has more than 35 years of experience in the semiconductor and electronics design automation industry and most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Magma Design Automation. Roy led Magma to the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, and Magma was eventually acquired by Synopsys for $500 million in 2012. Prior to joining Magma, Roy served as an executive at EDA’s Avant! Roy was President and CEO of Technology Modeling Associates, which was listed on NASDAQ in 1996. Before joining TMA, he worked for Texas Instruments for more than eight years. Roy holds a BS and MA in Physics from the University of South Florida and an MS in Management and Administrative Sciences (Operations Research) from the University of Texas at Dallas.