Executive Vice President and General Manager, Software-Defined Data Center Division

Raghu Raghuram joined VMware in 2003 and co-leads the company's Software-Defined Data Center Division comprising the vSphere, networking, management and storage businesses. With more than 20 years of technology experience, Raghuram is responsible for the division’s strategy, business and product planning and engineering execution. He is also key to driving the overall strategic direction for VMware.


During his tenure at VMware, Raghuram has held multiple leadership roles, most recently leading the company’s cloud infrastructure and management business as the general manager. Prior to that he led worldwide product marketing, product management and business planning for VMware's virtual infrastructure. Raghuram began his career at VMware running product management for ESX and vSphere.


Prior to VMware, Raghuram held product management and marketing roles at AOL, Bang Networks and Netscape. Raghuram holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business and a master's degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai.

Raghu Raghuram