Managing Director, Public Sector & Services,
Cisco India & SAARC
Amit Malik leads the Public Sector & Services business for Cisco in India and SAARC, making him responsible for the sale of Cisco products and services to the Central and State Governments and Defence in India, as well as leading Cisco Services in India and South Asia. His role includes leading Cisco into key Government initiatives and transforming the company by selling solutions and architectures.
Amit’s experience spans over 24 years in diverse industries such as Electrical, Industrial Automation, Transportation, Telecommunication and IT. He has held several leadership positions in his 13 years in Cisco.
Prior to his current role, Amit was responsible for spearheading Cisco’s SMB (Small and Medium Businesses) business across India and the SAARC region. He successfully set in place a high-performing team and processes to address the SMB segment making it one of the fastest growing segments. He is the driving force behind the mandate for greater adoption of next-generation technologies like Unified Communications, Security and Wireless in this segment. Amit also set up Cisco’s operations in Bangladesh and was responsible for driving our exemplary growth in that country.
Amit has been acknowledged in India and South Asia for his efforts in driving the growth of information and communication technology, leading to business transformation. A key speaker at forums on Inclusive Growth and Internet of Things, Amit is also the Co-Chair for ICT for CII Eastern Region and the Vice Chairman for Amcham.
Amit is passionate about leveraging technology for driving inclusive growth and has been closely associated with countries in the SAARC region for developing a roadmap towards that goal.