SOURCE: ProPlus Design Solutions

September 18, 2014 11:00 ET

ProPlus Design Solutions Expands Sales Operations to Europe

Increased Investment Supports Growing Customer Base in Europe

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 18, 2014) - ProPlus Design Solutions, Inc., the SPICE modeling solutions leader and provider of the first giga-scale SPICE simulator and unique Design-for-Yield (DFY) solutions, announced today it expanded its sales operations to Europe.

Micke Wersall and Johan Gardelius have been named European Sales directors. They will be manage all customer accounts in European countries and have responsibility for growing the European customer base for ProPlus' Giga-scale SPICE simulator, SPICE modeling tools and DFY solutions.

European expansion comes at a time when the new NanoSpice™ parallel SPICE simulator, NanoSpice Giga™, a unique Giga-scale SPICE simulator, and 9812D™ 1/f Noise Analyzer, the latest generation wafer-level 1/f noise measurement system, are gaining widespread adoption in the U.S. and Asia. All are receiving growing interest in Europe as well.

"European companies are working on leading-edge semiconductor process technologies and products that can benefit from our advanced modeling, simulation and DFY solutions," remarks Dr. Zhihong Liu, chairman and chief executive officer of ProPlus Design Solutions Inc. "We are increasing our investment in Europe since so much activity and innovation on advanced technology nodes are going on in this region. Micke Wersall and Johan Gardelius are two recognized sales executives who are excellent additions to our operations."

According to Micke Wersall: "ProPlus' DFY solutions are critical components to all design and verification flows and I expect European engineers quickly will come to understand the benefits that our DFY solutions can provide for getting their products to market faster."

"Yield improvement is a recurring theme I hear with all kinds of project teams," adds Johan Gardelius. "ProPlus is offering DFY solutions that will appeal to a wide range of applications. I'm very delighted to be part of this growing company."

Wersall and Gardelius can be reached via email at: micke.wersall@proplussolution.com and johan.gardelius@proplussolution.com

About ProPlus Design Solutions

ProPlus Design Solutions, Inc. delivers Electronic Design Automation (EDA) solutions with the mission to enhance the link between design and manufacturing. As the SPICE modeling solutions leader and leading technology provider of giga-scale SPICE simulation and design for yield (DFY) applications, it provides unique DFY solutions integrating the most advanced device modeling, a high-performance parallel SPICE simulation engine and hardware-validated variation analysis technologies. Founded in 2006, ProPlus Design Solutions has R&D centers in the San Jose, Calif., Beijing and Jinan, China, and offices in Tokyo, Japan, Hsinchu, Taiwan, and Shanghai, China. More information about ProPlus Design Solutions can be found at www.proplussolutions.com.

BSIMProPlus, Model Explorer, NanoExplorer, NanoSpice, NanoYield and NoisePro are registered trademarks of ProPlus Design Solutions. ProPlus Design Solutions acknowledges trademarks or registered trademarks of other organizations for their respective products and services.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Nanette Collins
    Public Relations for ProPlus Design Solutions
    (617) 437-1822
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