Masae Shida

Staff Program Manager (OSPO), VMware

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Masae is a Staff Open Source Program Manager in VMware’s OSPO, leading the company’s open source business and community strategy alignment, and product strategy consultations. Previously she led numerous telecoms and cloud computing programs including large-scale DX/IT transformations as part of M&A at Cisco, information security/compliance process implementation and consumer product/platform development on Linux/Android/iOS at multiple blue chip companies. Masae began her career as a Windows software developer in Japan and the US at NEC and Microsoft. She lives in the UK with her English husband and son.