Geetha Dabir is the VP/GM for the IoT Application at Cisco Systems. Under her strong leadership Connected Safety and Security a segment of IoT Application is positioned for strong growth and is now a major component of the IoT initiative in Cisco. Over the past Eleven years at Cisco, Dabir has held various Senior Management positions such as Senior Director of Engineer for the Server Access and Virtualization BU where she led the incubation and delivery of the Data Center Virtualization product. Within the Desktop Switching BU, Dabir was the Engineering lead as Senior Director responsible for delivery of the Cat 3750 stackable switching product line that grew to become a multibillion dollar business .
Prior to Cisco, Dabir held Senior Management positions at various companies that ranged from VP of engineering at start up to established firms such as Nortel, Sprint, and Alcatel where she was responsible for overseeing the design, development, test and support activities for various products in the Enterprise and Service Provider businesses.
Dabir holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Bangalore University, India and a Masters degree in Computer Science from Villanova University. She enjoys sports and has been a Badminton Champion representing India, Karnataka State and India University Team.