Corporate Vice President
Azure Hardware Systems and Infrastructure
Rani Borkar has served as Corporate Vice President, Azure Hardware Systems and Infrastructure, at Microsoft Corporation, a global technology provider, since June 2019. She also served as Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Cloud Capacity, Supply Chain and Provisioning, from September 2017 to June 2019. From 2016 to 2017, Ms. Borkar was Vice President, OpenPOWER Development at IBM Corporation, a global technology and consulting company. Prior to IBM, Ms. Borkar worked at Intel Corporation for 27 years, most recently as Intel’s Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Product Development Group.
Ms. Borkar is a member of the board for the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA). She serves on the Board of Trustees at Oregon State University to help guide the state’s effort to advance economic development and innovation. Ms. Borkar joined the Applied Materials board of directors in 2020.