Vice President of Global Corporate Communications, VMware
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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