Vice President, Europe and India
Hanns Windele has worked for more than 30 years in the electronic design automation (EDA) industry. For the past 25 years he has held a variety of sales, marketing and management positions at Mentor Graphics with a proven track record of results.
After finishing his master's degree in Electrical Engineering at Technical University Munich, Windele started as a sales engineer for Mentor Graphics in Germany. Later on he held the positions of sales manager, European Marketing Director, Managing Director of Western Europe and Managing Director of Central Europe at Mentor before he became Vice President for Europe. Meanwhile his area of responsibility has been expanded even more and India has been added to his portfolio.
His experience has given him a deep knowledge of the EDA market all across Europe. Previous experience includes technical management for CAE systems at Tektronix. Windele is based in Mentor's European headquarters in Munich.