Scott Yara

President and Head of Products


Scott Yara is Pivotal’s President and Head of Products

Scott co-founded Greenplum and previously served as Senior Vice President of EMC’s Greenplum Division. He’s credited with having a deep knowledge of product development and go-to-market—spanning engineering, product management, and marketing.

Prior to Greenplum, Scott served as Vice President at Digital Island, a publicly-traded Internet infrastructure services company, which was acquired by Cable & Wireless in 2001. Prior to Digital Island, Scott served as Vice President at Sandpiper Networks, an Internet content delivery services company. During his tenure at Sandpiper, Scott helped 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 such as Microsoft and Disney.