Trac serves as our Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for Finance, Information Technology, Business Operations, and Strategy and Corporate Business Development. Previously, he was Vice President of Corporate Finance and Vice President of Financial Planning and Strategy at Synopsys. During his tenure, Trac has helped Synopsys achieve profitable growth by developing strategic and operating plans that prioritize investments across multiple business units. Before joining Synopsys in 2006, he held leadership roles in strategy and business development and finance at Juniper Networks. Earlier in his career, Trac was sales controller, division controller, and finance and accounting manager for multiple business groups at 3Com. He holds a BA, Economics from UC Berkeley and an MPIA from UC San Diego where he was a Schoepflin Fellow. He is an active status California CPA.
Synopsys technology is at the heart of innovations that are changing the way people work and play. Self-driving cars. Machines that learn. Lightning-fast communication across billions of devices in the datasphere. These breakthroughs are ushering in the era of Smart Everything―where devices are getting smarter and connected, and security is an important consideration.
Powering this new era of digital innovation are high-performance silicon chips and exponentially growing amounts of software content. Synopsys is at the forefront of Smart Everything with the world’s most advanced technologies for chip design, verification, IP integration, and software security and quality testing. We help our customers innovate from silicon to software so they can bring Smart Everything to life.