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An-Yu Kuo

Founder of Optimal Corporation


An-Yu Kuo is an engineering group director within Cadence.
From 2009 until 2012 he was a director of Sigrity
Prior to that he was a business representative for NeoPac Opto.

In 1995, Kuo founded Optimal Corporation and served as their CTO and CEO. Optimal was acquired by apache in 2009 where he remained their chief architect.

Kuo holds a BSME and BS in power mechanical engineering from National Tsing Hua University, a MS in Mechanical engineering from National Taiwan University and a PhD in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign