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Yanbing Li


Yanbing Li is a global high technology executive with extensive leadership experience in general management and engineering in the United States and China. She has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2019. Dr. Li is currently Vice President of Engineering at Google Cloud. Prior to this role, she was Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Storage and Availability Business Unit at VMware where she was responsible for a portfolio of products in software-defined storage, hyper-converged infrastructure, vSphere storage, data protection, and storage and availability services for the cloud. At VMware, Dr. Li held multiple executive leadership roles including Managing Director of China R&D. Prior to VMware, she worked at Synopsys in various research, development, and engineering leadership roles. Dr. Li holds a Ph.D. degree from Princeton University, a Master of Science degree from Cornell University, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Tsinghua University (Beijing, China), all in electrical engineering and computer engineering. She is also a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.