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Yael Zheng


Yael Zheng joined the Poly board of directors in November of 2020. She brings more than 20 years of management and marketing experience in the technology sector.

Yael previously served as the Chief Marketing Officer at, where she led all marketing functions to drive strategy, awareness, demand and growth. Prior to, she held leadership roles at numerous Silicon Valley companies and was instrumental in supporting their efforts to scale from early stage to post-IPO. At Medallia, Yael built the marketing team and go-to-market strategy from the ground up. At VMware, she led the corporate and worldwide marketing teams and oversaw key initiatives that supported the company’s hyper growth to a post-IPO, multi-billion dollar market leader of cloud software.

Yael also currently serves on the board of directors for Splashtop. She holds an M.B.A. from UC Berkeley Haas School of Business and a B.S. in materials science and engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.