Oliver Roll is the Vice President of Global Corporate Communications for VMware, based in Silicon Valley. Prior to joining VMware, he spent over 20 years with Microsoft in a variety of communications and marketing leadership positions in the U.K., Asia and at the company's headquarters in the U.S. Follow him on Twitter at @oliverroll.
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