Christopher Kenessey

Director of Worldwide Sales

Intelligent Automation Business Unit

As Director of Worldwide Sales for Cisco's Intelligent Automation Business Unit, Christopher Kenessey is responsible for building global sales operations and delivering Cisco's industry-leading Automation solutions to market. Prior to Cisco, he was Worldwide Vice President of Sales at Tidal Software as well as Managing Director of EMEA Operations based out of the United kingdom.

Prior to his international assignment, Christopher was Vice President of Sales for the Americas and was responsible for field, internal and channel sales. Christopher has also held several operational roles that have directly impacted sales, product development and customer satisfaction. Before joining the company, he held sales positions at Compuware and Platinum Technology, where he consistently achieved quota and received awards for performance excellence.

Christopher holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana campus