Al Slamecka

Global Financial Services BDM

Cisco Industry Solutions Group

Al Slamecka is responsible for Cisco’s global alignment and go-to-market strategy in the Financial Services industry. As an FSI Business Development Manager, he works across Cisco and with FSI customers to align Cisco’s architectural offers with the business and IT needs of the FS industry. An 18-year veteran of Cisco, Mr. Slamecka previously held FSI focused roles within Cisco’s Digital Transformation team and Cisco’s sales and marketing organizations. Mr. Slamecka holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.


Four ways DORA compliance is an opportunity for financial services organizations to accelerate digital transformation

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The Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA) offers financial service institutions the chance to enhance operational resilience and competitive advantage through compliance, with Cisco providing a comprehensive suite of solutions to support FSIs in meeting these new regulatory requirements.

December 5, 2023


Takeaways from Cisco at InsureTech Connect 2023

3 min read

See what the key themes were at InsureTech Connect's 2023 conference and how Cisco is able to meet the Insurance industry's needs.

September 26, 2023


Cisco Contact Center Delivering Visibility to Improve the Banking Experience

4 min read

Financial services institutions have learned that world-class customer experience requires a world-class agent experience. The evolution of digital channels and modern cross-channel customer journeys increasingly rely on the contact center. If you don’t know what’s happening, you don’t know what’s happening — and that lack of visibility is a problem.

July 11, 2023


Security in Financial Services: The Webinar

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Financial services has been deemed a critical infrastructure industry therefore it needs to strengthen and maintain a secure, functioning, and resilient critical infrastructure. Hear how Cisco can help with security resilience for financial institutions to meet those demands.

The Future of Financial Services. Coffee and Conversations Podcast.

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In this episode of Cisco’s Coffee and Conversations podcast, we discuss what the future holds for financial services. We will touch on hybrid work, cloud adoption, and security, as well as the state of customer experience.

March 21, 2023


Hybrid Work in the New Atlanta Office

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The new Cisco Atlanta office shows how Hybrid Work can and should be done. This is a great example for financial services clients to model as they engage employees in return to office.

February 21, 2023


Optimizing the Wealth Management Onboarding Process

2 min read

Learn how Cisco Webex can enhance a manual onboarding process and play a role in the digital delivery of a full range of financial services for wealth management clients. Listen to the latest research from Celent and what Cisco can do to create holistic solutions.

November 29, 2022


Securing a Resilient Financial Services Enterprise

1 min read

Keeping up with cybersecurity threats in financial services has never been more important and challenging. Learn more about what you can do assess your cyber readiness and build a strategy of security resilience.

September 6, 2022


Personalization in Financial Services

3 min read

As financial services become more personalized, it is critical to have the back-end systems and communication channels that help provide better customization to the end consumer.