BRACKNELL, England -- Cadence Design Systems Inc., a leading EDA software and design services vendor, has appointed Gillaume d'Eyssautier as vice president and general manager of its European operations.
D'Eyssautier, an experienced chip industry executive, was formerly vice president for Europe, Middle East and Africa at IBM Technology Group. He will report to Kevin Bushby, executive vice president of worldwide field operations, who was formerly vice president and general manager for Europe.
D'Eyssautier has held both senior executive and technical positions during his 20-plus-years career. Prior to his time at IBM, he worked at Rockwell Semiconductor Systems, GEC Plessey, Matra Harris Semiconductors and Philips Semiconductors.