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K. Charles Janac

K. Charles Janac is president and CEO of Arteris IP.


K. Charles Janac has been the president and CEO of Arteris IP since 2005.

Janac worked at Cadence Design Systems in sales and marketing roles before he joined HLD Systems as president. He formed Smart Machines, manufacturer of semiconductor automation equipment and sold it to Brooks Automation. After a year as Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Infinity Capital, he joined Nanomix as president and CEO helping build this start-up nano-technology company.

Janac holds a B.S. and M.S. degree in Organic Chemistry from Tufts University and an M.B.A from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

K. Charles Janac.