Larry Lapides

Imperas Software

Larry Lapides currently runs worldwide sales at Imperas Software Ltd., and previously ran worldwide sales at EDA companies Averant and Calypto Design Systems. He was vice president of worldwide sales during the run-up to Verisity's IPO (the top performing IPO of 2001), and afterwards as Verisity solidified its position as the fifth largest EDA company. Larry has been on the Clark University Graduate School of Management (GSOM) Advisory Council since 2003, and was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Clark during Fall 2006, when he developed and taught the course on Entrepreneurial Communication and Influence. Larry holds a BA in Physics, with Honors, from the University of California Berkeley, a MS in Applied and Engineering Physics from Cornell University and a MBA from Clark University.