Laurent Degré

Vice President & General Manager

Cisco France

Laurent first joined Cisco in 2010, initially leading Services Sales in the South EMEA region for two years. Later, he transitioned to oversee the Services Sales SP segment across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In February 2019, he embarked on a new journey within the company, taking on the role of VP General Manager of Cisco France. Throughout his career spanning over 25 years in the telecommunications and IT industry, Laurent has held numerous international management roles at industry-leading companies. He has showcased his expertise in Services and Sales at 3Com, Interliant, and Juniper Networks. He holds an MBA from HEC Paris. You can also follow Laurent on the Cisco France Blog (in French).


November 11, 2016


Unleashing the Next Generation of Virtual Networks

3 min read

There was a time when launching a virtual network meant creating an mobile virtual network operator (MVNO). From enabling access to the network, to launching the brand, to developing a customer base – everything took its time. But the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) is now changing all that. The number of potential […]

What’s driving future profits for mobile network operators?

3 min read

From retail to entertainment, mobility is transforming industries across the spectrum. It’s part of the wider digitalization that is transforming our world and bringing new opportunities for businesses to get the edge over the competition. Or they could get left behind: it’s sink-or-swim. All kinds of organizations are making the most of the rapid changes […]