Company
Company

Accelize is a privately held company based in San Jose, California USA.
Our development team is based in Aix-en-Provence, France.

We speak many languages - VHDL & Verilog, C/C++, Python, HTML & CSS, Javascript, SQL, English, and French naturellement.

Accelize Team
Accelize Team

Our talented team is passionate about its mission to unlock awesome rewards for FPGA innovators. Accelize SaaS superheroes to the rescue!

Management

Jean-Yves Brena

Jean-Yves is a serial entrepreneur with 25 years of executive experience in semiconductors. Prior to Accelize, he co-founded PLDA, building the company from scratch to a position of world leader acquired by Rambus in 2021. In parallel of PLDA, Jean-Yves also co-funded ReFLEX CES, a leading provider of Custom Embedded Systems, which successfully exited in 2017. Jean-Yves started his career as an R&D Engineer, designing the electronic of X-Ray scanners used to secure airports ans restricted access areas

Jean-Yves Brena Chief Executive Officer
Gael Paul

Gael is a seasoned entrepreneur, and a recognized innovator with 25 years of experience in EDA & semiconductors. Prior to leading the Accelize team, Gael was CTO of the QuickPlay Business Unit at PLDA; Vice President Software Engineering at Achronix; R&D Director of FPGA Synthesis Products at Synplicity; and ASIC & FPGA designer at Cadence. Gael authored or co-authored 26 patents in the field of high-level synthesis, logic synthesis, optimizations and asynchronous circuits. Gael is also the inventor of the RTL Encryption scheme that became the widely used IEEE 1735 standard.

Gael Paul Chief Technology Officer

Founders

Arnaud Schleich
Arnaud Schleich
Jean-Yves Brena
Jean-Yves Brena
Stéphane Hauradou
Stéphane Hauradou

Arnaud, Jean-Yves and Stéphane are seasoned serial entrepreneurs, and business partners for over 24 years. Their first venture is PLDA, a world leader in Interface IP, was acquired by Rambus in 2021. Their second venture is ReFLEX CES, a leader in Custom Embedded Systems design, which was sold in 2017. Accelize is their 3rd venture, and promised to a brillant future!

Investors

Locations

Accelize INC
2570 North 1st Street
San Jose, CA 95131
USA
Accelize SAS
1 rue de la Masse
13100, Aix-en-Provence
France