About Us


Terminus Circuits, a 7+ year old company, Headquartered in Bangalore, is one of the leading semiconductor IP companies in India, offering a wide portfolio of Interface IP and clocking solutions. Terminus Circuits has developed several PHYs IP including PCIe 4.0/3.0, 16G/10G Multi-standard PHY, USB 3.0/3.1 PHY in TSMC, GF, and IDM process nodes ranging from 90nm to 28nm for storage, communication, computation, networking products. Our interface products leverage modern architecture to deliver high performance, power and area optimized solutions. Our R&D in India has been successfully leveraging the domestic ecosystem and developing world class products for domestic and global market. The steep learning curve enabled us to develop complex PHY IPs with latest specification to help its customer to be competitive in market by offering niche and futuristic solutions. We provide off the shelf as well as custom-made PHY solution to meet ASIC/SOC needs.


The silicon proven sub-systems of Terminus Circuits are one of the best with high throughput and low latency. Our unique architecture is modular and scalable to meet the ever increasing demands of High Performance computing, switchless fabric based network- on chip and the fastest read/write storage applications. These hyper convergence of the computing + networking + storage is an unique solution to meet the humongous task of future data centers.


To be the leader in communication IP vendor space.


Innovate and implement to deliver world class IPs.


  • Availability of EVB boards & stable silicon proven IPs.
  • Availability of subject matter experts in interface IPs.
  • Customization of IPs for your specific needs.
  • Onsite/off-shore support while integration or testing of SOC.
  • Nimble to customer demands and flexible business models.



Dr. Sankara Reddy – CEO 

A PhD in Faculty of Engineering from Indian Institute of Science and an M.Tech from IIT –Kharagpur . Headed technical team in High Speed Analog Design at IBM, Sasken and Spike Technologies. He has built and grew the circuit design teams in ST Cells, IO, SOC designs ( RTL to GDSII), high speed transceiver and IP development of Analog & Digital Cores. Sankara Reddy held Faculty position at IISc, Bangalore for 15 years guiding graduates/ post graduate, PhD projects in ECE department and was responsible for R&D in the advanced Micro-electronics, Has over 26 years of experience in micro-electronics and VLSI area. Sankara Reddy hold 6 patents ( published/ filed) and has published 15 research papers in technical journals and conferences.


Sanjeev Sharma, VP (IP Sales and Marketing)

Holds Masters from Jamia Millia Islamia College, New Delhi in Electronic Science. Holds an MBA degree from Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship, Bangalore. Sanjeev brings 14+ years of experience in Semiconductor Industry with special focus on Analog, Interface and Mixed-signal products. Has extensive experience in IP Sales and Marketing. Prior to Terminus Sanjeev served with Wipro Technologies as Project Manager leading teams in AMS IP portfolio and delivery of Analog Macros. Sanjeev heads the Sales at Terminus and engaged with marquee clients in discussions for IPs and has built a robust pipeline for Terminus waiting to convert into business in current year.


Dr. G. S. Javed

received his Ph.D in Electrical Communication Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore in 2016. Before joining for PhD, he has worked with Integrated Circuit Design Center (ICDC), Semiconductor Division, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), as a Deputy Engineer. He has experience in Bipolar, BiCMOS and CMOS technologies. He was the Co-Founder and President of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at IISc (EntIISc), a student run body in IISc.  He is   a member of the executive committee of IEEE Bangalore Section and an inductee of the IEEE Eta Kappa Nu society by the Mu Xi Chapter  His current research interests in Analog and Mixed Signal IC Design include High Speed SerDes, Low Power Design and Energy Harvesting Circuits for IoT.   He has published over 10 papers in technical journals and conferences. He is also serves as a reviewer for TCAS – I & II, TIM, Sensors J., IoT J., Sadhana, Elsevier and various international and national conferences.