James McNab

Director, Product Marketing

Security Marketing

James McNab leads Cisco’s security marketing across Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Russia and Asia Pacific. His role includes responsibility for raising market and customer awareness and understanding of how Cisco’s breadth of capability and credibility to address security as a fully integrated architecture enables businesses to go faster and capture the opportunity ahead.

James has 23 years of international sales and marketing experience in the technology sector. He joined Cisco through the acquisition of Sourcefire, where he was Vice President of international marketing. Prior to that, James was senior director of marketing and sales development at Citrix Systems, where he led marketing, product sales development and strategic alliances across the Europe, the Middle East and Africa region. He previously held international sales and marketing management roles at NetPower, Digital Equipment and Compaq Computer.

James is British, with an MBA from ESCP Europe. In addition to his native English, he speaks French and German and is based in Switzerland.


September 26, 2019


Cisco Security Supporting NATO’s Largest Cybersecurity Conference

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Cisco Security is sponsoring NIAS, NATO’s largest cyber conference October 15-17 in Mons, Belgium, to discuss and support the critical role cybersecurity plays in securing the NATO Alliance

December 8, 2018


A Dedicated Session for CISOs at Cisco Live 2019

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The session will discuss CISOs’ challenges, business needs, and demonstrate how Cisco is uniquely able to partner with them to make cyber security an effective business enabler within their organisations.

September 28, 2018


Cisco Security prominent at NIAS, NATO’s largest cyber security conference

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Cisco Security will again have a prominent presence as Gold sponsor at NIAS, NATO’s largest cyber conference that takes place October 16-18 in Mons, Belgium.

January 12, 2018


Security Challenges and Opportunities: The Security Day at Cisco Live in Barcelona on 29th January

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Join us in Barcelona for the latest threat intelligence information and demonstrations on how we help our customers stop more threats, respond faster and use automation to bolster their security posture.