Dr David Wheeler has headed up the Software, Systems and IP development teams since joining the company in 2009. He brings 20+ years of experience in system simulation, architecting and developing products that include complex embedded software and hardware.
Previously David was involved in the early development of GSM and GPRS mobile handsets at NEC Technologies UK. Following that he was DSP IP Group Leader at Altera. Prior to joining EnSilica he was Chief Engineer in the system design and signal processing for an 802.11a/b/g/n chipset at ST Microelectronics.
David has several patents to his name and has authored a number of key papers in peer reviewed journals and conferences. David has a BEng in Engineering Science from Exeter University, and a PhD in Signal Processing from Birmingham University.