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EVE  Acquired by Synopsys (2012  amount undisclosed )

2290 N. First St., Suite 304
San Jose, CA 95131
Website Company Summary Management Team

CEO: Luc Burgun
President/COO/Operations: Christophe Ballan (06/30/2008)
General Management: Chae-Min Lee; Hiroyuki Iseri; Tsugumi Fujitani (2006)
Technology: Ludovic Larzul ; Vivek Prasad (11/30/1999)
Business Development: Chris Yang

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Venktesh Shukla (Magma Design Automation VP Marketing) Ludovic Larzul (EVE) Rob Eckelmann (Intel Division VP Sales) Philippe Granger (Auriga Partners Partner) Michael de lempdes (Credit Lyonnais Private Equity investment director) Pierre Martini

Business description: EVE offers innovative intellectual property (IP) and hardware-assisted verification solutions and verification engineering services that accelerate the design of complex integrated circuits, prevalent in the communications, wireless, networking, computer, and consumer product markets. Emulation & Verification Engineering, EVE for short, was founded in April 2000 to explore emerging verification technologies, to create new verification solutions, and to advance the state-of-the-art of the verification discipline. The core competence of the company is in the field of hardware-assisted verification solutions, with emphasis on hardware emulation and the transaction-level verification methodology. EVE targets the ASIC, IP, and FPGA verification and embedded software validation markets in applications ranging from networking, to communications, graphics, computer, and consumer markets.
Customers include: AquantiaARMATIFujitsuIkos SystemsLGLSIMarvellPanasonicSanDiskSanyoSeagate TechnologyTensilicaTexas InstrumentsToshiba;  ETRI;  Flarion Technologies ;  Konica Minolta;  LTX;  Northrup Grumman;  Olympus;  PR Semi;  Quallcomm;  Renesas Technology;  ST;  Sunplus
Partners include: ARC InternationalARMCadence Design SystemsCoWare Novas SoftwareSynopsysSynplicityTensilicaTransEDAVerisityXilinx;  Alliance EDA;  eInfochips ;  Model Technology;  Springsoft;  ZAiQ Technologies

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2006   Jun 2004
Capital raised: 16.5M
Last Round: 6.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2012  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: 3i USA;  Siparex ;  Credit Lyonnais Private Equity Auriga Partners Rothschild;  Crédit Agricole Private Equity ;  Encore Ventures

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Record updated: Oct 2012
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 2000
Headcount: 11-25 as of Jul 2004
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Feb 2006   Jun 2004
Capital Raised: 16.5M
Last Round: 6.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Synopsys (2012  amount undisclosed )