Senior Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Management

Ajay Singh leads the worldwide team responsible for delivering on the CMBU vision: to be the market-leading Cloud Management Platform for hybrid clouds that enables our customers gain a competitive edge as a digital business. Specifically, this team is responsible for the vCloud and vRealize product suites and underlying components.

Ajay brings more than 25 years of experience in the software and services industry to his new role at VMware. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager of Hewlett Packard’s IT Operations Management Software Business. Prior to HP, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Elastic Intelligence, an infrastructure platform-as-a-service company that was acquired by Intuit. Previously, he created and sold ProactiveNet to BMC. During his tenure at BMC, Ajay held multiple executive leadership roles running their Service Assurance, application and DevOps business. He has also held global leadership roles in Services and Marketing at Sun Microsystems and was an engagement manager in the Technology and Strategy practices at Booz Allen Hamilton.

Ajay holds a Master of Business Administration from Stanford University and a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University. He earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur, India.

Ajay Singh