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Shay Ben-Chorin

Founder of Virtio


Shay Ben-Chorin was the founder of Virtio (originally called Simulation Magic) and served as Chief Executive Officer and President. It was acquired by Synopsys in 2006.
Prior to Virtio, Ben-Chorin was with national Semiconductor where he developed the technology for Virtio.

Ben-Chorin holds a BS in Computer Science and an MBA from San Jose State University.