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Laura Perek

Global Industry Lead, Transportation

Industry Solutions Group

As the Global Industry Lead for Transportation, Laura Perek is responsible for identifying industry trends and use cases, developing go-to-market strategy and messaging, and expanding key partnerships for the global transportation market at Cisco. Laura has nearly two decades of experience in electrical infrastructure and services, electric vehicle charging, and IoT solutions. Her background prior to joining Cisco includes business development and channel management roles with industry leaders Schneider Electric and ChargePoint. She holds an MBA from the WP Carey School of Business and a B.S. Engineering Management and B.S. Economics from Missouri S&T. Laura and her husband reside in the Madison, Wisconsin, area.

Articles

August 11, 2022

TRANSPORTATION

Reliable Connectivity for Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging

The increase in electric vehicles on the road is, unsurprisingly, resulting in an increased demand for charging infrastructure. Public and private networks are being installed at a rapid pace and will continue to increase as more public funding is allocated to charging infrastructure.