Pujita Patni

Leader, Systems Engineering

Security SE

Pujita has 10+ years of experience working in the Cybersecurity industry. In her current role, she leads the Americas Security Sales Engineering team for the Mid customer segment. She has a breadth of experience working close to customers and business from the lens of pre-sales and post-sales. She has experience selling Cisco’s Security portfolio to Small, Mid-market, Partner, and the Enterprise segment. She is a persistent problem solver, is passionate about pioneering innovative ideas, and is willing to motivate and align with company's vision for the success of the individual, team, customers and company. Pujita has a Master’s degree in Cybersecurity from Carnegie Mellon University and various Cisco Certifications like CCNA, CCNP, and CCIE Security. She actively volunteers her time to causes and communities. Currently, she serves on the Women of Cisco Americas board and leads the Retain Pillar for Cisco Women in Cybersecurity, endeavoring inclusive communities to connect, develop, celebrate, and give back. She lives in RTP, NC, with her husband, Chirag, and two daughters, Mia and Aria. She is high-spirited, and loves to celebrate, bake and travel.


March 7, 2023


Cisco Is My Constant in a Lifetime of Growth and Change

3 min read

Over a decade, Systems Engineering Leader Pujita P. grew and changed professionally and personally, but one thing in her life remained constant: Cisco.