Paul Hofstadler

Vice President of Global Services

As vice president of global services, Paul Hofstadler leads the global organizations responsible for integration and hardware services surrounding NI’s broad product portfolio. He also manages the professional services teams that deliver methodology improvement, process development, customization, and turnkey solutions for our customers. 


Hofstadler has extensive experience in services management including 19 years at Mentor Graphics, where he most recently served as vice president of worldwide consulting. He also has extensive experience in startup environments, serving in various executive roles such as channel development, product line management, field operations, and customer success. He is active in several industry consortia that focus on advancing professional services and customer success. 


Hofstadler holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from The University of New Mexico and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Arizona.