Senior Vice President, World Trade
Ellow took leadership of the Mentor Graphics sales organization in August 2014. He brings 25 years of executive sales and technical management experience, along with a proven track record of building strong sales and field engineering teams while delivering positive, predictable results. These results are built on a foundation of focusing on customer success.
Ellow joined Mentor Graphics in March 2014 as part of the company’s acquisition of Berkeley Design Automation, where he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Prior to that, he held various positions at Cadence Design Systems, overseeing sales in North America, Europe and India, culminating in the role of Corporate Vice President, North American Sales. Prior to Cadence, he held management, marketing and engineering positions in a number of different industries. He started his career as an electrical engineer at Hughes Aircraft.
Ellow has a BSEE from Lehigh University, an MSEE from the University of Southern California, and an MBA from California State University, Fullerton.