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David Desharnais, CMO and SVP, Product Management

For more than 20 years Mr. Desharnais has helped build and market some of the world’s most successful enterprise software and hardware products. Most recently, David led product management and marketing for Cadence Design Systems, where he helped double portfolio revenues during his tenure to more than $1 billion in annual sales. Prior to Cadence, David held a variety of design engineering positions at Lattice Semiconductor, Pixelworks, and Sharp Microelectronics, and served on the executive board of Sequent Learning Networks. David holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, and a Master of Business Administration and Finance from the University of Washington.