Jamil R. Mazzawi, Optima’s Founder and CEO, is a semiconductor and EDA industries veteran with over 25 years experience, in ASIC Verification, ASIC design, Verification Services, EDA tools, Functional Safety and ISO-26262.
Jamil is the leading inventor behind Optima’s patents and technologies, especially the FIE Technology (Fault Injection Engine) that is capable of performing fault-simulations over 5 orders of magnitude faster than regular RTL simulators. Also Optima’s transient-faults solution for selective-hardening, Optima-SE and Optima’s permanent-faults solution, Optima-HE and CoverageBooster.
Jamil has a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and an MBA from San Jose State University in California.