Sarmad Khemmoro is an EDA and Electronic System Design veteran. He has been working with the Automotive, Aerospace/Defense, and Telecom/Consumer industries for the last 26 years on Electrical, Electronics, and Embedded systems design and simulation. For the last 15 months, he is with Altair, as vice president, managing their global business development for Electronic System Design, ranging from simulation, verification, and PCB manufacturing technologies. Before that, he was for 23+ years with Mentor Graphics/Siemens DISW as Applications Engineer and Applications Engineering Manager, focusing on the PCB Design Process, Simulation, Data Management, and Manufacturing. He has a bachelor of science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Baghdad and an MSEE from the University of Detroit Mercy.