Chrysostomos L. Nikias net worth and biography

Chrysostomos Nikias Biography and Net Worth

Director of Synopsys
Dr. Chrysostomos L. Nikias is serves as an Independent Director of Synopsys Inc. Dr. Nikias has been a member of our Board of Directors since July 2011. Dr. Nikias served as President of the University of Southern California (USC) from August 2010 to August 2018. He is currently a Professor of Electrical Engineering, the holder of the Malcolm R. Currie Chair in Technology and the Humanities, and a Life Trustee of USC. Dr. Nikias served as USC's provost from 2005 through 2010 and as dean of USC's Viterbi School of Engineering from 2001 through 2005. From 1996 through 2001, he was the founding director of the National Science Foundation-funded Integrated Media Systems Center. Dr. Nikias has worked as a consultant for numerous corporations and the U.S. government, including the U.S. Department of Defense. Dr. Nikias is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, a fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, a life fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and a charter fellow of the National Academy of Inventors. He has received the IEEE Simon Ramo medal for exceptional achievement in systems engineering.

What is Chrysostomos L. Nikias' net worth?

The estimated net worth of Chrysostomos L. Nikias is at least $7.94 million as of August 19th, 2022. Dr. Nikias owns 23,395 shares of Synopsys stock worth more than $7,943,538 as of December 1st. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Dr. Nikias may own. Learn More about Chrysostomos L. Nikias' net worth.

How do I contact Chrysostomos L. Nikias?

The corporate mailing address for Dr. Nikias and other Synopsys executives is 690 EAST MIDDLEFIELD ROAD, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA, 94043. Synopsys can also be reached via phone at (650) 584-5000 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Chrysostomos L. Nikias' contact information.

Has Chrysostomos L. Nikias been buying or selling shares of Synopsys?

Chrysostomos L. Nikias has not been actively trading shares of Synopsys during the last quarter. Most recently, Chrysostomos L. Nikias sold 400 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, August 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $367.77, for a transaction totalling $147,108.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 23,395 shares of the company's stock, valued at $8,603,979.15. Learn More on Chrysostomos L. Nikias' trading history.

Who are Synopsys' active insiders?

Synopsys' insider roster includes Janice Chaffin (Director), Chi-Foon Chan (CEO), Bruce Chizen (Director), Aart de Geus (CEO), Sassine Ghazi (COO), Mercedes Johnson (Director), Sudhindra Kankanwadi (CAO), Joseph Logan (Insider), Chrysostomos Nikias (Director), Trac Pham (CFO), John Runkel, Jr. (Insider), Roy Vallee (Director), and Steven Walske (Director). Learn More on Synopsys' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Synopsys?

During the last year, insiders at the semiconductor company sold shares 19 times. They sold a total of 506,688 shares worth more than $168,128,496.59. The most recent insider tranaction occured on August, 22nd when Director Mercedes Johnson sold 2,000 shares worth more than $720,000.00. Insiders at Synopsys own 1.2 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Synopsys.

Information on this page was last updated on 8/22/2022.

Chrysostomos L. Nikias Insider Trading History at Synopsys

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/19/2022Sell400$367.77$147,108.0023,395View SEC Filing Icon  
5/25/2021Sell1,000$250.05$250,050.0023,232View SEC Filing Icon  
5/22/2020Sell600$169.68$101,808.0023,562View SEC Filing Icon  
5/24/2019Sell1,050$117.36$123,228.0022,881View SEC Filing Icon  
1/2/2018Sell21,073$85.88$1,809,749.2432,466View SEC Filing Icon  
12/1/2017Sell21,074$89.78$1,892,023.72View SEC Filing Icon  
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Chrysostomos L. Nikias Buying and Selling Activity at Synopsys

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Synopsys Company Overview

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Synopsys, Inc. provides electronic design automation software products used to design and test integrated circuits. The company offers Fusion Design Platform that provides digital design implementation solutions; Verification Continuum Platform that provides virtual prototyping, static and formal verification, simulation, emulation, field programmable gate array (FPGA)-based prototyping, and debug solutions; and FPGA design products that are programmed to perform specific functions. It also provides intellectual property (IP) solutions for USB, PCI Express, DDR, Ethernet, SATA, MIPI, HDMI, and Bluetooth low energy applications; analog IP, including data converters and audio codecs; and system-on-chip (SoC) infrastructure IP, datapath and building block IP, and verification IP products, as well as mathematical and floating-point components, and Arm AMBA interconnect fabric and peripherals. In addition, the company offers logic libraries and embedded memories; configurable processor cores and application-specific instruction-set processor tools for embedded applications; IP subsystems for audio, sensor, and data fusion functionality; and security IP solutions. Further, it provides Platform Architect solutions for SoC architecture analysis and optimization; virtual prototyping solutions; and HAPS FPGA-based prototyping systems, as well as a series of tools used in the design of optical systems and photonic devices. Additionally, the company offers security testing, managed services, programs and professional services, and training that enable its customers to detect and remediate security vulnerabilities, and defects in the software development lifecycle, as well as manufacturing solutions. It serves electronics, financial services, automotive, medicine, energy, and industrial areas. The company was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.
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