Rodolpho Cardenuto joined Vonage as President, Applications Group in 2019. In this role, Cardenuto leads the Company’s sales, operations and go-to-market strategy for both its unified communications and contact center portfolios and is responsible for driving market share and revenue growth in Applications globally.
A SaaS industry veteran, Cardenuto has more than 20 years of global sales, marketing and operations experience in software, IT and B2B SaaS with proven results in driving growth in the enterprise space through existing and new channels.
Prior to joining Vonage, Cardenuto held various positions of increasing responsibility at SAP, a market leader in end-to-end enterprise application software, database, analytics, intelligent technologies and experience management. These positions included President of SAP Americas and, most recently, President of Global Partner Operations.
Before SAP, Cardenuto spent 17 years at Hewlett-Packard (HP) in multiple leadership roles, including Director of Industry Sales and Alliances for Latin America & the Caribbean region.
Cardenuto is a Board Member at Semtech, a high-tech semiconductor manufacturer, and is also a member of its Compensation Committee. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Engineering from FEI (Faculdade de Engenharia Industrial) at Sao Paulo, Brazil. He holds two MBAs: one in Finance and Administration from BSP at Sao Paulo, and another in International Business from the University of Toronto.