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San Jose, Calif. — Cadence Design Systems Inc. has appointed Leslie J. Rechan as senior vice president and general manager of Worldwide Field Operations for North America.
Rechan joins a worldwide team of Cadence regional general managers located in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Japan. He brings to Cadence more than 20 years of information technology solutions experience from two industry-leading organizations, IBM and Onyx Software.At IBM, Rechan held leadership positions across field sales, systems engineering, services, solutions, development and general management in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. At Onyx, he served as president and chief operating officer, responsible for global sales, marketing, business development, alliances and services.
Rechan received a bachelor of science degree from Brown University and a master's in management from the Kellogg School, Northwestern University.
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