Originally formed by a small team of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, we have expanded to over 250 employees located in the US, China, India, and Taiwan. Our global reach provides us unique advantages; our engineers are able work with client teams for high-bandwidth development, offices in China and India allow us to target rapidly growing Asian markets, and we can provide localized support in these regions.
4010 Moorpark Avenue #228
San Jose, CA 95117
410 E. University Avenue, Suite 101
Champaign, IL 61820
1001 Craig Road, Suite 352
St. Louis, MO 63146
3555 Guigu Street
Floor 6, Guigu Business Building
National High Tech Industrial Dev. Zone
Jilin Province, China 130012
Unit 806, Building 224
Nan Hu Xi Yuan (Beijing Xiang Song)
Beijing China 100102
DLF IT Park
Block 3, Ground Floor
Mount Poonamallee Road
President & CEOAGK has 25 years experience in General Management, Engineering and Marketing for the computing, semi-conductor and embedded markets.
Co-Founder & AdvisorCurtis Davis has 20 years of experience in Management, Engineering and Operations for multicore computing, networking, graphics and semiconductor markets. He was a Co-founder, President, and COO of Ageia Technologies, a major physics processing chip manufacturing and middleware company. Ageia was bought by nVIDIA, where Ageia’s technology is adopted in the entire GPU product line today. At nVIDIA, Curtis was the VP of PhysX and led the largest CUDA and OpenCL development teams in the world.
Chief Technology OfficerProfessor Wen-Mei Hwu is one of the foremost compiler experts in the world. He is a Professor at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign specializing in compiler design, computer architecture, computer microarchitecture and parallel processing. He currently holds the Walter J. (“Jerry”) Sanders III Advanced Micro Devices Endowed Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Coordinated Science Laboratory. He is a Principle Investigator for the petascale Blue Waters system, is co-director of the Intel and Microsoft funded Universal Parallel Computing Research Center (UPCRC), and is the Principle Investigator for the world’s first NVIDIA CUDA Center of Excellence.
Vice President, Autonomous Vehicles and AutomotiveBenjamin May is a globally recognized ADAS/AD expert With over 15 years of hands-on experience and expertise in ADAS/AD development. He has led numerous successful projects for all major OEM’s, leading Tier 2 and Tier 1 companies, and startups in Europe, Silicon Valley, Israel, and Asia.
Vice President, Enterprise RelationshipsVenkat Bala has over 20 years experience in software development in the areas of drivers, databases, APIs, applications and performance optimization. Prior to this he was a VP of Technology – Information Technology, group of Merrill Lynch.
Vice President and General ManagerDr. Lihua Zhang has more than 15 years of experience in networks, game physics, computer vision and pattern recognition, image and video processing, parallel algorithm and software design, complex & heterogeneous system performance analysis and optimization, and high performance computing etc.
Vice President and General Manager for Media & AI AnalyticsArun Ramanathan, Vice President & GM of India Operations has 26 years of experience in System Design, Project Management, Customer Management and Operations. With sound technical knowledge in High Speed System and Software designs, his experience stretches from hardcore technical development to large scale operations. He has built and managed large size engineering teams and projects. Prior to MulticoreWare, he worked at GDA Technologies/L&T Infotech, VeriFone, Inc and TVS Electronics in various roles.
Vice President, SalesMuhammad Helal is a veteran of the high-tech industry and a well-recognized expert in helping companies grow their business. He has in-depth experience in worldwide sales, business development, licensing, marketing, strategic alliances & partnerships. He has a consistent track record in increasing business, exceeding revenue targets, securing major customer wins & establishing strategic partnerships. A seasoned Silicon Valley entrepreneur, he has secured over 500 customer wins, IP/Technology/Software licenses & strategic partnerships worldwide and have built, delivered & managed $100+ Million annual revenue and significant royalties. He started his career at Intel in engineering and since then has held senior executive positions (VP/GM) both at public companies and start-ups (MIPS, Sun, Cadence, Hellosoft and others).