Katie Shay

Director, Associate General Counsel, Business & Human Rights

Cisco Legal

Katie Shay is Associate General Counsel and Director of Human Rights at Cisco, where she leads efforts to integrate human rights principles into the company's operations. She collaborates with internal teams and external partners to develop and implement strategies to uphold international human rights standards. She works closely with product, policy, and legal teams across the company to develop and implement policies and to design processes for ensuring respect for privacy and human rights in all aspects of business.


March 15, 2024


Council Gives Green Light to Europe’s Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive

2 min read

Cisco welcomes the new EU Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) as a crucial cross-EU tool to strengthen corporate attention to human rights and sustainability. It aligns with Cisco’s longstanding commitment to uphold human rights and conduct due diligence in our supply chain and internal operations.

Business and Human Rights at Cisco

4 min read

Cisco recognizes we have a responsibility to respect human rights and we meet this responsibility in a way that reflects the global nature of our business.