Director of Product Management
Enterprise Networking Group
Liad Ofek holds the product management and technical marketing responsibilities in the Enterprise Networking Segment for the Enterprise Network Functions Virtualization (ENFV) Solution. Mr. Ofek leads a team of product marketing experts and responsible for system level solution definition and outbound product marketing efforts.
Liad has previously led product management teams for application experience services such as - Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS) product line, Application Visibility and Control (AVC) , IWAN application on the APIC-EM & Unified Communication (UC).
Prior to joining Cisco, Mr. Ofek held a variety roles in technical services & Support in various small and medium companies worldwide. Liad was personally involved with the creation and evolution of the WAN Optimization market. Mr. Ofek has over 20 years of experience with customers’ networks and has real-world understanding of WAN optimization, Application Performance and has deep networking knowledge (CCIE).
Liad earned a B.Sc. in Communications Engineering from Holon Institute of Technology, Israel.
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