Independent Digital Design and Verification Expert with more than 20+ years of experience and founder of semify. While working for established semiconductor companies like Infineon, Dialog Semiconductor and NXP I was responsible for bringing ideas into working ASICs. I developed USound’s first ASIC from FPGA based prototyping to tapeout with minimal resourcing, demanding timeline and tight area and power consumption constraints. Currently I'm acting as a consultant for easyIC and Cypress / Infineon. In addition I'm is also lecturer at the FH Joanneum Graz and guest lecturer at the Technical University Graz.