CUPERTINO, Calif., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OnScale, the global leader in CAE and Cloud HPC, today announced the appointment of Ryan Diestelhorst, Vice President of Strategy and Joe Yeager, Vice President of Marketing and of Sales. The company also welcomes successful cloud entrepreneur, Gaurav Manglik, to its Board of Directors. The expansion of the leadership team follows the company’s exit from stealth and $3M seed raise announced in March and the general availability of its flagship Cloud CAE Platform,OnScale Cloud™ in April, signaling significant growth and momentum.

“The pace of technology change is exponential and OnScale’s role in powering the future of engineering has never been more important,” said Ian Campbell, CEO of OnScale. “We’ve selected exceptionally strong leaders to further our mission of removing the cost, risk and performance barriers that engineers face when designing next generation products. Each new appointee brings valuable industry expertise and entrepreneurial experience that will advance our strategy and accelerate aggressive growth plans.”

An accomplished entrepreneur, technologist and experienced semiconductor and hardware engineer, Ryan Diestelhorst, Vice President of Strategy, brings deep semiconductor domain knowledge and R&D management skills to his role at OnScale. In his newly appointed position, Diestelhorst will advance OnScale’s strategy and guide product development in the mobile, IoT and automotive markets. Diestelhorst is also committed to converting OnScale’s significant internal IP assets into a patent portfolio that will contribute to the company’s long-term enterprise value. Previously, Diestelhorst co-founded NextInput and served as the company’s Chief Technology Officer. During his tenure, Diestelhorst was instrumental in securing $30M in funding, developed a broad IP portfolio and brought multiple high-volume design wins to mass production. Prior to co-founding NextInput, Diestelhorst designed specialized, integrated circuits with NASA, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Argonne National Laboratory while completing his PhD in Electrical Engineering at Georgia Tech.

Joe Yeager joins OnScale as Vice President of Marketing and of Sales to scale the company’s revenue. Yeager is an enterprise software sales and marketing expert who brings over 25 years of experience growing various startups to their target revenue goals. Yeager is passionate about teaching engineers and executives to achieve their technical and business objectives through new ideas and the deployment of new technologies. Yeager has been instrumental in the acquisition of five companies, the latest being CliQr Technologies which was acquired by Cisco.

Gaurav Manglik, OnScale’s newest Board Member, is a Silicon Valley executive, Cloud entrepreneur and investor. Most recently, Manglik founded and served as CEO of CliQr, a Cloud infrastructure platform that was acquired by Cisco in 2016 for $260M. Manglik currently leads Cisco's engineering for cloud management and orchestration products.

OnScale Board Members

-- Ian Campbell, CEO of OnScale -- Tom Scarangello, CEO of Thornton Tomasetti -- Ray Daddazio, President of Thornton Tomasetti -- Grant McCullagh, Board Member of Thornton Tomasetti -- K.P. Reddy, Venture-backed entrepreneur -- Gaurav Manglik, Senior Director, Cisco

About OnScale OnScale, the global leader in CAE and Cloud HPC, empowers engineers to accelerate innovation for next-generation products such as 5G smartphones, Internet of Things (IoT) and biomedical devices, and driverless car products. The company emerged from stealth in 2018 with $3 million in Seed funding to deploy the first and only Solver-as-a-Service platform. The OnScale Solver-as-a-Service Platform combines sophisticated Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) multiphysics solvers with the limitless power of cloud High Performance Computing (HPC) to remove performance and cost constraints of legacy CAE/HPC, reduce design cycles from months to weeks or even days, and deliver unequaled solver performance that easily scales to meet ever-changing CAE workloads. The OnScale leadership team includes successful entrepreneurs and award-winning experts in MEMS, semiconductors, CAE, Cloud HPC, biomedical and 5G RF technologies. For More Information visit: http://onscale.com/

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