Director, Data Center & Virtualization Sales,
Cisco India & SAARC
Rajesh heads the Data Center & Virtualization architecture for Cisco in India. Rajesh is responsible for developing and implementing the go-to-market plans for accelerating Cisco’s Data Center architecture in India and SAARC. In addition, Rajesh is accountable for capturing, messaging, and addressing key business and technical requirements and market transitions that need to be delivered in Cisco’s Data Center & Virtualization and solution offerings
In his earlier role, Rajesh successfully led the enterprise networking architecture for Cisco in India and was instrumental in growing Cisco’s core of Routing & Switching and developing areas Wireless and IoT. Prior to this role Rajesh was responsible for managing commercial business for Cisco in the South and was instrumental in establishing Cisco leadership in the commercial space.
In earlier roles, Rajesh was part of a startup Business Unit within Cisco tasked with formulating strategies for Cisco’s foray into the Connected Real Estate (CRE) space. Rajesh was also involved in the Mega-projects initiative within Cisco to focus on emerging multi-billion dollar opportunities in emerging markets. He has held multiple critical roles over his 18+ year’s tenure in Cisco.
A 24+ year industry veteran, Rajesh's has long experience in Business and deep knowledge in Technology in ever evolving industry.