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Gerald H. Langeler

Founder of Mentor Graphics


Gerry Langeler has served as Managing Director with OVP Venture Partners for 20 years.
In 1981, he co-founded Mentor Graphics where he served as President.

Langeler’s career started at Tektronix where he was a marketing manager. He was also a staff sergeant for the US Air Force Reserve.

Langeler has an AB in Chemistry from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.