Leadership Team

Hiram Prasanna Samuel

Founder & CEO
  • Hiram has around 20+ Yrs of experience in VLSI design, focusing on Spec2GDSII services.
  • He has worked on multi-million gate designs from 180nm to 5nm using Industry standard tools.
  • His expertise has been in flat & Hierarchical chip implementation for both Generic and Low power designs.
  • Hiram has automated the RTL2GDSII flows from scratch using Cadence, Synopsys, and Mentor tools.
  • He has vast experience building and managing teams across geographies.
  • Hiram was involved in 40+ tape-outs for different customer designs targeting various technologies and foundries.
  • Hiram has experience defining the product architectures and providing system or product level solutions.

With over two decades of expertise in VLSI design and a focus on Spec2GDSII services, Hiram is a seasoned leader in the semiconductor industry. He has extensive experience collaborating with a variety of fabless companies, OEMs, IDMs, and foundries. Hiram is adept at building teams from the ground up, including establishing various Offshore Development Centers (ODCs) tailored to meet the needs of different clients. He has also managed diverse teams across multiple geographies. Hiram has played a pivotal role in over 50+ tape-outs for various customer designs targeting multiple technologies and foundries. He excels in defining product architectures and delivering solutions at both the system and product levels. Under Hiram’s leadership, Struent ensures the delivery of high-quality products and services to its customers.

Hiram Prasanna Samuel - Struent CEO

Hiram Prasanna Samuel

Founder & CEO
Anitha Stalin - Struent COO

Anitha Stalin


With over 20 years of experience in SoC/ASIC Physical Design, specializing in Netlist-to-GDSII implementation for Mobile and consumer products, Anitha Stalin has hands-on expertise across Technology nodes ranging from 180nm to 5nm. Her proficiency extends to all facets of the SoC/ASIC Physical Design flow, including P&R, STA, power analysis, and physical verification. Anitha has successfully executed multiple projects, covering both full chip and block level designs. Demonstrating leadership, she ensures adherence to schedules and maintains impeccable quality standards. Having worked extensively with the US, Europe, and Asian clients, Anitha has cultivated a global perspective in handling clients from diverse regions and has been entrusted with the responsibility of reviewing team-produced artifacts and fostering competency development within the team. Notably, she has been recognized with numerous awards for technical excellence, exemplary customer handling, and mentoring capabilities. With Anitha leading operations at Struent, the company is poised to achieve new heights of success.