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Executive Team 

Lip-Bu Tan

President and Chief Executive Officer
Lip-Bu Tan has served as President and CEO of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. since January 2009 and has been a member of the Cadence Board of Directors since February 2004.
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Charlie Huang, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Field Operations and System & Verification Group
Charlie Huang is responsible for worldwide sales and technical field operations, and also leads the System & Verification Group.
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Tom Beckley

Senior Vice President, Custom IC & PCB Group
Tom Beckley is senior vice president of the Custom IC & PCB Group.
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Jim Cowie

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Jim Cowie is responsible for Cadence worldwide legal operations, covering matters such as commercial transactions, corporate governance, employment, export compliance, finance, government affairs, intellectual property, litigation, mergers and acquisitions and stock administration activities.
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Anirudh Devgan, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President, Digital & Signoff Group
Anirudh Devgan serves as the senior vice president of the Digital & Signoff Group. In this role, he is responsible for the core digital design, implementation and silicon signoff business.
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Chi-Ping Hsu, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer, EDA and Chief of Staff to the CEO
Chi-Ping Hsu is chief strategy officer for EDA products and technologies. In his additional role as chief of staff to the CEO, Hsu advises the CEO on business operations and provides direct leadership, coordination and oversight in the development of key strategic initiatives.
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Tina Jones

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources
Tina Jones is responsible for leading the human resources team for Cadence operations around the world.
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Martin Lund

Senior Vice President, IP Group
Martin Lund is senior vice president of the IP Group.
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Nimish Modi

Senior Vice President, Marketing & Business Development
Nimish Modi is senior vice president of marketing & business development.
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Geoff Ribar

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Geoff Ribar is responsible for managing the global finance organization, including Investor Relations, Information Technology, Workplace Resources, Order Fulfillment, Internal Audit and Controller functions.
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Year founded: 1988
Worldwide offices and facilities: 63