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Ajei Gopal Biography and Net Worth

Ajei Gopal has served as Ansys’ president and chief executive officer since January 2017. From August 2016 to December 2016, he served as our president and chief operating officer. Ajei was appointed an independent director of the board in 2011. From 2013 to 2016, Ajei was an operating partner at Silver Lake, a leading private equity technology investor. His employment at Silver Lake included a secondment as interim president and chief operating officer at Symantec Corporation. From 2011 until 2013, he was senior vice president at Hewlett Packard. Ajei was executive vice president at CA Technologies from 2006 until 2011. From 2004 to 2006, he worked at Symantec Corporation, where he served as executive vice president and chief technology officer. Earlier, he was chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of ReefEdge Networks, a company he co-founded in 2000. He worked at IBM from 1991 to 2000, initially at IBM Research and later in IBM’s
Software Group.

Ajei also serves on the board of directors of Citrix Systems, Inc., a multinational software company.

What is Ajei Gopal's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Ajei Gopal is at least $62.08 million as of November 14th, 2023. Dr. Gopal owns 213,977 shares of ANSYS stock worth more than $62,081,147 as of December 11th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other investments that Dr. Gopal may own. Additionally, Dr. Gopal receives a salary of $2,960,000.00 as CEO at ANSYS. Learn More about Ajei Gopal's net worth.

How old is Ajei Gopal?

Dr. Gopal is currently 61 years old. There are 4 older executives and no younger executives at ANSYS. Learn More on Ajei Gopal's age.

What is Ajei Gopal's salary?

As the CEO of ANSYS, Inc., Dr. Gopal earns $2,960,000.00 per year. Learn More on Ajei Gopal's salary.

How do I contact Ajei Gopal?

The corporate mailing address for Dr. Gopal and other ANSYS executives is 2600 ANSYS DRIVE SOUTHPOINTE, CANONSBURG PA, 15317. ANSYS can also be reached via phone at (844) 462-6797 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Ajei Gopal's contact information.

Has Ajei Gopal been buying or selling shares of ANSYS?

Within the last three months, Ajei Gopal has sold $6,598,614.24 in ANSYS stock. Most recently, Ajei Gopal sold 9,566 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $298.29, for a transaction totalling $2,853,442.14. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 213,977 shares of the company's stock, valued at $63,827,199.33. Learn More on Ajei Gopal's trading history.

Who are ANSYS's active insiders?

ANSYS's insider roster includes Nicole Anasenes (Director), Glenda Dorchak (Director), Shane Emswiler (SVP), Alec Gallimore (Director), Ajei Gopal (CEO), Janet Lee (VP), Richard Mahoney (SVP), Barbara Scherer (Director), Maria Shields (SVP), and Matthew Zack (VP). Learn More on ANSYS's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of ANSYS?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the software maker sold shares 12 times. They sold a total of 108,758 shares worth more than $34,501,906.72. The most recent insider tranaction occured on November, 14th when CEO Ajei Gopal sold 9,566 shares worth more than $2,853,442.14. Insiders at ANSYS own 0.5% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at ANSYS.

Information on this page was last updated on 11/14/2023.

Ajei Gopal Insider Trading History at ANSYS

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/14/2023Sell9,566$298.29$2,853,442.14213,977View SEC Filing Icon  
10/11/2023Sell12,270$305.23$3,745,172.10213,977View SEC Filing Icon  
7/18/2023Sell13,262$350.04$4,642,230.48213,977View SEC Filing Icon  
6/12/2023Sell52,221$328.01$17,129,010.21213,977View SEC Filing Icon  
8/10/2021Sell63,726$364.07$23,200,724.82View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2020Sell22,058$337.87$7,452,736.46190,145View SEC Filing Icon  
4/1/2019Sell9,023$186.00$1,678,278.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/13/2019Sell17,255$181.56$3,132,817.80View SEC Filing Icon  
2/28/2019Sell883$186.00$164,238.00View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2018Sell9,609$186.35$1,790,637.15View SEC Filing Icon  
5/21/2018Sell3,711$165.30$613,428.30View SEC Filing Icon  
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Ajei Gopal Buying and Selling Activity at ANSYS

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ANSYS Company Overview

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ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services worldwide. It offers ANSYS Workbench, a framework upon which its multiphysics engineering simulation technologies are built and enables engineers to simulate the interactions between structures, heat transfer, fluids, electronics, and optical elements in a unified engineering simulation environment; high-performance computing product suite and the cloud; power analysis and optimization software suite that manages the power budget, power delivery integrity, and power-induced noise in an electronic design; and structural analysis product suite that provides simulation tools for product design and optimization. The company also provides electronics product suite that offers electromagnetic field simulation software for designing electronic and electromechanical products; SCADE product suite, a solution for embedded software simulation, code production, and automated certification; fluids product suite that enables modeling of fluid flow and other related physical phenomena; Ansys Granta products to give access to material intelligence; photonic design and simulation tools; and optical sensor and closed-loop, and real-time simulation, as well as safety-certified embedded software solutions. In addition, the company provides Discovery product family for use in the simulation of product design; and academic product suite used in research and teaching settings, which allows students to become familiar with its simulation software. It serves engineers, designers, researchers, and students in the aerospace and defense, automotive, construction, consumer products, energy, healthcare, high-tech, industrial equipment, and materials and chemical processing industries. ANSYS, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.
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New CBOE “special perk” helps traders target income every weekend
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