Bharath Desareddy is the (CEO) and Founder of SmartSoC Solutions. Bharath capitalized on his 12 years of VLSI expertise by launching SmartSoC, turning it into an internationally recognized centre of excellence for Semiconductor services. For over a decade, Bharath provided world class technical solutions to the largest companies before pivoting the company. He also co-founded a VLSI training academy, QSOCS. Bharath advises and invests in a variety of early stage companies and is a mentor for the VLSI accelerator program.
Before becoming CEO at SmartSoC, Bharath spent 11 years in progressive leadership roles at Cerium systems.
He is a people's leader with a focus on detail and honesty being unconditional.With a longstanding focus on innovation as a driver of corporate and economic competitiveness, He is relentlessly committed to helping Smart SoC's clients innovate, compete and win in today's rapidly changing marketplace.
Anurag Sharma (COO) has over 25 years of experience in the technology industry with a strong focus on P&L management, Sales & Business Development, Business Operations, Project Management & Acquisitions in Product Engineering Services & Manufacturing Engineering across key industry sectors viz. Automotive & Construction equipment, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial, Railways, Telecom & networking and Semiconductors. He has served in leadership positions in past assignments and has a hands-on experience in setting up, growing and running profitably technology services companies in India. Anurag has an extensive professional network in the Indian industry and has utilized them to bring in Indian business opportunities for many. He has also worked with global accounts to bring in offshored business to India. .
Vikas Grover(Senior Director)of Engineering at SmartSoC Solutions, is based out of the US and has over 22 years of experience in the semiconductor and EDA industry with a successful track record in defining and architecting technologies for new products. He is a Bachelor of Engineering in computer science and engineering from NIT Rourkela, Orissa, India and is highly adept at leading engineering teams across multiple geographies, product management & driving strategic business partnerships. Previously Vikas was the Director - Verification Methodologies Business Unit, at AMD responsible for driving verification roadmap for Server, APU’s, dGPU’s & IPs. He led the development of innovative verification solutions for EPYC, Ryzen & Vega to handle the complexity and scalability of the latest generation of SOC’s. Prior to AMD, Vikas worked at Synopsys for 6 years and established the team responsible for System level design, h/w-s/w co-verification, MIPI VIP development, Verification environment and library development in SystemC, SCV, VMM, UVM, TLM2.0 standard for UVM and donation to IEEE Accellera along with tier-1 customer deployments. In his previous roles as EDA manager with Interra and technical lead at Freescale, Spike inc, Vikas developed several commercial and custom EDA tools in formal verification, high-level synthesis, emulation & embedded compilers. .
Saurabh Mishra (Vice President)of Engineering at SmartSocs and looks after the company growth in the US. He is an IIT-BHU graduate and is experienced in setting up and running company operations from scratch. Prior to SmartSoC Solutions, he was long associated with Mirafra and setup their business operations in the US. He is the person behind the growth of major accounts like Nokia in India, Broadcom, Cisco and Samsung in US. He is also well versed with managing cross country project executions and is involved hands-on in various projects.