Director, Security Business,
Cisco India & SAARC
Vishak leads Cisco’s Security business for the India and SAARC region. He brings with him over 20 years of experience in the Information Security Services space with stints in product management, sales, marketing and business development.
Prior to Cisco, Vishak was the Senior Regional Director (India & SAARC) at FireEye. He was also the Global Head of Content Delivery Network (CDN) & Managed Security Services (MSS) business at Tata communications for three years.
Before joining Tata Communications, Vishak was the Senior Regional Director for Fortinet and is credited with having built Fortinet’s Unified Threat Management success story in India and SAARC for 10 years. He was instrumental in setting up the first-of-its-kind Global Technical Assistance Center in Bangalore to support Fortinet’s customers worldwide. Vishak has also worked at WatchGuard, Sify and HCL Technologies.
Vishak has an engineering degree in Computer Science & MBA from IIM –Ahmedabad.