Badri Gopalan is the co-founder of 1APP. Prior to founding 1APP, Badri served as principal engineer at Synopsys where he was responsible for identifying, evaluating, and prototyping promising verification technologies. Previously he worked at Ageia Technologies where he verified and modeled the world’s’ first game physics engine in silicon, the PhysX chip. He also held various roles at Cadence Design Systems and Riverstone Networks. In his free time, Badri enjoys attending the rodeo, tuning up his ukulele skills, and is contemplating learning the banjo.