Vivek Sharma, the Yahoo (YHOO) GM in charge of Mail and Messenger, is the latest exec to depart...

|By:, SA News Editor

Vivek Sharma, the Yahoo (YHOO) GM in charge of Mail and Messenger, is the latest exec to depart in the Marissa Mayer era. He leaves a few months after Yahoo drastically overhauled its Web and Mobile mail clients. Sources tell Kara Swisher Mayer has been trying to get "a top product exec at Google" to defect and assume responsibility for "Mail, Answers, Messenger, the homepage and possibly the media group." (previous)