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Kaushik I. Sheth

Founder of Rio


Kaushik I. Sheth serves as Chief Operating Officer at PowerBeam Inc.
Sheth Founded Rio Design Automation, Inc. in 2003 and served as its Chief Executive Officer and President.

Sheth started his career at Digital Equipment Corporation as a computer aided design (CAD) Engineer in a VLSI group. He has been at Vitesse, SGI (MIPS) and C-Cube and Tensilica. He served as Chief Engineer and Senior Director of EDA at Tensilica, Inc.

Sheth holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Engineering from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and a B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from BITS in Pilani, India.