Tom Beckley

SVP & GM, Custom IC & PCB at Cadence Design Systems

Tom Beckley is the SVP & GM of Custom IC & PCB at Cadence Design Systems. Tom has over 25 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, with a focus on mixed-signal design and automated testing.

Tom started their career at Neolinear, where they served as President & CEO from January 2000 to December 2004. During their time at Neolinear, Tom led the development of innovative auto-interactive and automated analog/RF tools and solutions for mixed-signal design.

In January 1999, Tom joined Avant! Corporation as VP Systems Design. At Avant!, Tom provided leadership to the $60M Avant! Systems Division while serving as a strategic partner to the CEO, advising him on acquisitions, technology, financial strategy and general company management. Additionally, Tom managed relations with investors, shareholders and industry analysts while participating in investment technology forums to enhance the visibility and reputation of the company.

Tom and their team played a pivotal role in multiple successful acquisitions that expanded the company’s offerings and markets. Avant! was acquired by Synopsys in 2002.

Tom joined Cadence Design Systems in December 2004 and has since served in various leadership roles, including their current role as SVP & GM of Custom IC & PCB.

Tom Beckley has an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Vanderbilt University, as well as degrees in Math and Physics from Kalamazoo College.

Their manager is Anirudh Devgan, President & CEO. Some of their coworkers include Paul Cunningham - SVP & GM, System & Verification Group, Tina Jones - SVP, Global HR, and Neil Zaman - SVP, Woirlwide Field Operations.



  • SVP & GM, Custom IC & PCB

    Current role

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