Mark Lohmeyer joined VMware in 2014 and has joint responsibility with Fidelma Russo for VMware’s Cloud Services Business Unit. In this role, he leads engineering, cloud operations, product management, product marketing, user experience, and developer experience for the VMware Cloud portfolio of services across the major Public Clouds, Cloud Provider Partners, and Local Cloud solutions. Prior to this role, Mark was the SVP/GM for the Cloud Platform Business Unit, with responsibility for the core vSphere platform, VMware Cloud on AWS, and common VMware services including data analytics and user experience.
Prior to VMware, Mark led the product team for the Enterprise Routing Business at Cisco, including the core ISR and ASR1K hardware platforms, the industry’s first enterprise-class virtual router, the CSR, and all the network services across these platforms. Previously, Mark led the product teams for clustering, storage, and data center management solutions at Veritas Software, and earlier in his career he worked on digital imaging research and hardware design at the Sarnoff Research Labs, and holds a patent based on this work.
Mark holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he also served as the head teaching assistant for Computational Structures and was selected for the Eta Kappa Nu and Tau Beta Pi Honor Societies.