Kent Button

Director Human Resources Operations

With over 20 years of experience in leading and transforming recruiting functions across various industries and markets, I am the VP of Global Talent Acquisition at VMware, a global leader in cloud, mobility, and security software. I have a strong background in executive leadership, strategic planning, working with veterans, and fostering a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging.

As the VP of Global Talent Acquisition, I am responsible for ensuring VMware attracts and hires the best and most diverse talent to help us achieve our business objectives and deliver innovative solutions for our customers. We serve more than 350,000 enterprise and business customers worldwide, including 98% of Fortune 500. I am passionate about building and leading high-performing teams, developing and executing talent acquisition strategies, and creating a positive and engaging candidate experience.