Surya Panditi - Cisco Systems Senior Vice President Surya Panditi

SVP at Cisco Systems



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Surya Panditi, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, has served as a vice president, and subsequently, a senior vice president of Cisco Systems since 2005. In this role, he is primarily charged with heading Cisco Systems’ Service Provider Networking Group, a globally dispersed team with members in North America, Europe, and Asia. He is responsible for numerous areas of business operations, ranging from engineering and product line management to access and optical products. As senior vice president, Surya Panditi oversees more than $4 billion in revenue and an operating budget of over $500 million. During his time with Cisco Systems, he has helped the company maintain its top market share in high-end routing while turning around Cisco’s optical business and leading the CMTS division to a number-one market share. He has also overseen several acquisition of significant companies, including CoreOptics and Lightwire.

Surya Panditi's Professional Experience

2005 - Present

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