Mr. Lars-Eric Lundgren serves as Chairman at Verifyter. He has been in the EDA-business for more than 20 years and was founder and CEO of HARDI Electronics AB in Sweden. HARDI invented a modular, LEGO-like system for ASIC-prototyping called HAPS. HARDI was acquired by Synplicity in 2007. HAPS is now part of Synopsys through the acquisition of Synplicity by Synopsys in 2008.