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Mahesh Rao

Founder of SpinCircuit


Mahesh Rao founded Chimewell Inc.
Founder of SpinCircuit in 2000 that attracting companies like HP, Cadence, Flextronics and Avnet to partner and substantially fund the company. SpinCircuit was acquired by Cadence Design Systems.

Prior to SpinCircuit, Rao worked at Mitsubishi including, six years in Japan. He created a new IP-based business unit for Mitsubishi, serving as its General Manager managing a worldwide extended team.

He has a BS in Engineering and an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University , where he is an active Alumnus.