Yoshiharu Furui

Vice Chairman

Yoshiharu Furui started his professional career at Sony Corporation, where he engaged in LSI design in its Semiconductor Division. Later on, he was appointed as Director of Sony Semiconductor Kyushu, responsible for their entire design and library development. Furui also worked for design methodology standardization in STARC consortium, before joining Silvaco in 2009.

Furui is now responsible for the entire Japanese operations as its Vice Chairman. He holds BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Osaka University.