Board of Directors
Glenda Dorchak has served as an independent director at Ansys since July 2018. She spent over 30 in operating roles in the technology industry, starting with IBM where she held executive positions including general manager, PC Direct. She went on to be chairman and CEO at Value America, an e-retailer, before joining Intel Corporation in 2001 as vice president and COO, Intel Communications Group. Glenda went on to be VP and general manager, Intel Broadband Products Group and VP and general manager, Intel Consumer Electronics Group. After Intel, she was CEO of Intrinsyc Software from August 2006 to November 2008 and then CEO of VirtualLogix from January 2009 until September 2010, when it was acquired by Red Bend Software. Prior to her retirement, her most recent operating role was EVP and GM global business with Spansion, Inc., a flash memory manufacturer, from April 2012 to June 2013.
Glenda currently serves as a director of Viavi Solutions Inc., a provider of network test, monitoring and assurance solutions, and CREE, Inc., an innovator of semiconductor projects for power and radio-frequency applications and lighting-class LED products. She was previously a director of Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., Energy Focus Inc. and Quantenna Communications.
Member of the Compensation Committee
Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee
Member of the Strategic Partnerships and Transactions Committee