back to article HPE finds second new CTO in 16 months with Fidelma Russo

HPE has confirmed an executive remix, putting Fidelma Russo – formerly of VMware – into the role of chief technology officer, just 16 months after previous incumbent Kumar Sreekanti was appointed. "We are excited for Fidelma to join the HPE team in this important role," said Antonio Neri, HPE's president and chief exec, in a …

  1. x10101012

    Ah the VMware CTO - or not

    "Russo comes to HPE from VMware, where she served as senior vice president and general manager for the EMC-owned company's cloud services arm."

    Well funny thing is that she was, named as VMware CTO on the 5th of August internally and then Kit Colbert gets externally named as CTO on 7th Sept!....

  2. GuildenNL

    Dancing at a Dismal Digital Derelict

    I had the poor luck to have been with a great company acquired by this dud. My brief time there was highlighted by my walking out the door as they tried to make their mind up as to what they wanted to be.

    HPE goes through executives like diapers on a baby with diarrhea.

    Come to think of it, I would prefer changing those diapers instead of spending one more day at HPE.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Dancing at a Dismal Digital Derelict

      You left HP in 2012.

      ~10 years is a long time to remain this bitter, and the current HPE (both good and bad) is nothing like the HP under that you left.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Re: Dancing at a Dismal Digital Derelict

        The current HPE is a dumpster fire of indecision. Nothing's changed in 9 years.

      2. GuildenNL

        Re: Dancing at a Dismal Digital Derelict

        You're right, all of the executives have changed so many times.


        The executive merry go round remains the same.

  3. chivo243 Silver badge

    Driving innovation

    Sounds like fun! And getting paid for it... What if?

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