Scott Yara

President and Head of Products


Scott co-founded Greenplum and previously served as senior vice president of EMC’s Greenplum division. He possesses a deep knowledge of overall product development and go-to-market efforts, including engineering, product management and marketing.

Prior to Greenplum, Scott served as vice president for Digital Island, a publicly-traded Internet infrastructure services company, acquired by Cable & Wireless in 2001. Before his role there, Scott served as vice president for Internet content delivery services company, Sandpiper Networks. At Sandpiper, Scott helped to create the industry's first content delivery network (CDN), a globally distributed computing infrastructure comprised of several thousand servers and used by many of the industry's largest Internet services including Microsoft and Disney.