Management

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Karel Masařík

CEO

Over 10 years of embedded systems development, followed by years of IP and processor design experience. Founded Codasip based on his PhD thesis.
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Zdeněk Přikryl

CTO

Over 10 years of experience in processors design from small MCUs to complex DSPs/VLIWs, embedded systems design, HLS, simulation, driving R&D.
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Vladimír Koutný
CFO
Over 15 years of experience in high-growth technology companies. All-round financial and operational expertise.
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Rupert Baines
CMO
Rupert has worked for a number of deep-tech start‑ups as a CEO. He has lived and worked in USA, Germany and Spain, and has global experience with customers and markets.
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Tomi Jalonen

VP Sales

Over 20 years of experience in semiconductor industry. Sales, marketing and product line management in semiconductor IP companies worldwide.

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Petr Vrba

VP Engineering

Over 10 years of experience with software development, architecture, R&D leadership, and IT company start-up. Certified expert in agile project management.
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Mélaine Facon

Design Center Director

France
Over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor IP industry, from HDL design and engineering to program and project management.
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Simon Bewick

Design Center Director

United Kingdom
Over 30 years experience designing and delivering SoC devices to volume production, managing development teams from architecture through to silicon qualification and operating across multiple locations and geographies.
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Philippe Luc

Verification Director

Nicknamed /The Perfectionist/, Philippe is the gatekeeper of high quality for Codasip CPUs. He started 19 years ago with CPU RTL design, and focused over verification for the past 15 years. He has a track record of developing methodologies and tools to solve the "verification problem" for complex CPUs. Personal motto: "Find bugs, efficiently."
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Roddy Urquhart
Sr. Marketing Director
Over 30 years of experience in international sales, marketing, business development, and general management in the electronics industry.
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Jon Taylor
FAE Director
Over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry. Cross-domain expertise including field applications engineering at both hardware and software companies.
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Tina Xiang
General Manager
China
Over 15 years of experience in semiconductor IP industry, both as an engineer and sales director in China.
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Yi Zeng
Sales Operation Officer
Over 20 years of experience in the IC and EDA industry, including IC design and implementation, technical team management, and marketing and sales of EDA products.
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Kateřina Smrčková
HR Director

Over 10 years of HR experience in companies both big and small. International working experience. Focusing on recruiting, onboarding, talent development, compensation & benefits, employee relations. Personal motto: Making Codasip a happy place to work and grow.

Board of Directors

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Vladislav Jež

Credo Ventures

Partner
Christian Claussen

Ventech

General Partner
Ron Black

Codasip Group

Executive Chairman
Georg Stockinger

Paua Ventures

Partner
Zhidong Wang

Shenzhen Capital Group

Karel Masařík

Codasip Group

CEO