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Amit Narayan

Co-founder of Berkeley Design Automation


Amit Narayan is founder and CEO of AutoGrid Systems, a company that wants to increase the amount of energy data produced from a networked and automated grid and make it useful.Prior to this, Narayan was Director of Smart Grid Research in Modeling & Simulation at Stanford University.

in 2006, Narayan became VP for product development at Magma Design Automation.

Prior to Magma, Narayan was a founder and held various roles including CEO and VP of Engineering for Berkeley Design Automation.

Prior to Berkeley, Narayan was a member of the technical staff at Monterey Design Systems.

Narayan has a B.Tech., Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and a Ph.D., Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from University of California, Berkeley.