Sanjay Poonen

Sanjay Poonen
Sanjay Poonen
Sanjay Poonen joined VMware in August 2013, and is responsible for worldwide sales, services, support, marketing and alliances. He is also responsible for the Security strategy and business at VMware.

Previously, Poonen held the role of executive vice president and general manager for the End-User Computing business unit at VMware, where he ran the business end-to-end, from engineering to sales.

Before VMware, Poonen was president of Platform Solutions at SAP AG. During his more than seven years at SAP, Poonen held several executive-level roles in product development and sales, including leading SAP’s Analytics, Big Data, Mobile and all Industry Business Units, driving many solutions to industry-leading market positions.

Prior to SAP, Poonen held executive roles at Symantec, VERITAS and Informatica, and he began his career as a software engineer at Microsoft, followed by Apple.

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January 13
2:00 pm2:30 pm
In this session, Sanjay Poonen, COO, VMware will share his perspectives on the changes rippling through the retail market. The retailers that win today are the ones that use technology to build personal customer experiences and transform their digital retail experience. However, it isn’t always easy to implement new solutions with existing systems. He will discuss the powerful role that… Read more