Dasaradha Gude (GD) has a long & successful track record as a serial entrepreneur leading multiple startup companies like Cute Solutions (acquired by ATI technologies), Virtual IP Group, Qualcore Logic, Pacific Semiconductors (acquired by Faraday) etc.
He was most recently Corporate VP at AMD and was responsible for multiple engineering teams in various product areas like CPUs, GPUs and consumer devices. As Managing Director for AMD India, he created a world-class team of 1200 engineers and led the development of industry first fusion SOC. During the earlier part of his career, he worked at SMOS and Epson. He was recognized as one of the “Game Changers” in Indian technology industry by Times of India. He was the organizing chair of VLSI conference in 2006 & 2008 and is a well-known speaker at various industry forums. He obtained the “Best-Run Company Award” for AMD by HYSEA during 2007 to 2009.
GD has a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, A.P, India and a Diploma in Systems Management from Jamnalal Institute of Management, Mumbai, India.