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Hazem El Tahawy

Founder of Anacad


Hazem El Tahawy was a co-founder of Anacad, which was acquired Mentor Graphics in 1994. Within Mentor he became the WW AMS Engineering Director as well as Anacad General Manager. In 1998 he returned to Egypt and had responsibility for Mentor Graphics Egypt.
El Tahawy graduated from Cairo University, faculty of Engineering (Electronics and Communication) in 1976, and got his Master and PhD Degrees, Microelectronics specialization in 1982 and 1987 respectively from National Polytechnic Institute, Grenoble, France.