Hiren Desai

Manager Technology Business Development

Advanced Services Product Management

Hiren Desai is part of Cisco's Advanced Services Product Management team, responsible for service management, advocacy and development of Advanced Services Portfolio. He currently leads Data Center & Cloud, Cisco ONE/SDN and Security Product Management team as part of AS Portfolio & Product Management organization.  Hiren has several years of industry experience in IT encompassing software development and network design. Hiren was previously a Senior Manager, Customer Proof of Concepts Lab (San Jose and London), in Cisco's Sales Enablement group where his team worked with large Enterprise and Service Provider customers designing/validating large networks prior to deployment in production. Hiren currently holds CCIE in Routing and Switching and also has BS/MS in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science and an Executive MBA.