Senior Vice President and General Manager
Service Provider Video Technology
Jesper Andersen, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco’s Service Provider Video Technology
Group, is responsible for Cisco’s service provider video strategy and product development efforts. The group
delivers digital video systems, cable access, connected home solutions, and IP video solutions to service
Prior to this position, Andersen led Cisco’s Network Management Technology Group, where he was responsible
for a portfolio of network management products across enterprise and service provider market segments,
enabling customers to manage Cisco equipment and associated services effectively. He brings more than 20
years of software development and technical experience to Cisco.
Before joining Cisco, Andersen was Senior Vice President of Application Development at Oracle, where he was
responsible for the company’s overall application strategy as well as cross-company product integration activities.
Earlier in his career, Andersen was general manager and group vice president at PeopleSoft, responsible for
product strategy, development, software quality, and customer support activities related to PeopleSoft’s core
technology platforms. He has also served as executive vice president of products for Pivotal Corp. where he
oversaw product definition, development, marketing, quality assurance, and technology vision.Andersen holds a master’s degree in computer science from Aalborg University in Denmark.