Polycom, Inc. of San Jose, CA announced on May 9 that Tarun Loomba has been named executive vice president of solutions management. Loomba is the most recent addition to a new executive lineup that includes CEO Mary McDowell and CHRO Billie Hartless.
Loomba, a Silicon Valley veteran, brings more than 20 years of experience in engineering and product management-focused leadership roles in the technology industry. As vice president and general manager of Computing Storage Solutions at SanDisk, he most recently ran the multi-billion client Solid State Drive (SSD) and custom flash divisions. Prior to Sandisk, he was president at Armanta; chief marketing officer at ParAccel; and vice president of marketing and business development at Seagate Technology.
“I look forward to the expertise and energy Tarun will bring to our team as the leader of our Solutions Management organization,” said Mary McDowell, CEO, Polycom. “His in-depth experience in hardware, software, and software analytics will be a great addition as we focus on delivering new products to our partners and customers.”
Loomba will be based at the company’s San Jose headquarters and oversee Polycom’s worldwide product and solutions management teams to bring new innovations to partners and customers.
“Polycom shaped the way business communicates with its popular conference phone and is now pioneering the next wave of intelligent video and voice conferencing and content sharing solutions,” said Loomba. “The future is even brighter with a strong pipeline of future products, partnerships and a solid management team in place. There’s isn’t a better time to be at Polycom.”