Craig Connors

VP and CTO for VMware SD-WAN and SASE

Craig is focused on driving technical strategy and execution for VMware’s SD-WAN, SASE and Edge Network Intelligence products.

Craig was previously the chief architect for VMware SD-WAN.

He has many years of experience in software development and engineering, having worked in senior roles at a number of high-profile organisations including Cisco and Talari Networks. Craig’s programming work during his early career was within the online gaming space, which is what led him to networking.

Craig is a veteran of the United States Army and holds a BS in Computer Science from North Carolina State University.