Tom Yoritaka is Senior Director & General Manager of Social Platforms & Solutions in Services Platforms Group at Cisco Systems, Inc. He is also the Managing Director of Cisco Entrepreneurs in Residence – Cisco’s incubation program for early-stage start-ups. Prior to joining Cisco, Tom held various executive & leadership positions in Web technology & product management at Yahoo! & Microsoft. He also worked as a management consultant at The Boston Consulting Group & McKenna Group. He holds a master’s degree from Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government, an MBA with honors from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business & a bachelor’s degree with honors in applied mathematics & economics from Northwestern University.