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Rajat Mishra

Vice President
Worldwide Services Strategy

As Vice President, Worldwide Services Strategy, Rajat Mishra is responsible for driving business and technology strategy, including acquisitions, alliances, innovation, and organic growth. WW Services Strategy team's charter is to drive profitable growth and enable Cisco's overall strategy.

Rajat has an established portfolio of skills in strategy, software, analytics, consulting, and sales. He has held leadership roles at a variety of companies, including startups, global consulting firms, software companies, and Internet search companies. His business and technology expertise includes profit-and-loss responsibility, go-to-market strategy, big data analytics, artificial intelligence, sales, and operations.

Prior to joining Cisco, Rajat held the position of General Manager at Mu Sigma, a Sequoia-backed leading provider of big data and analytics solutions helping Fortune 500 organizations make data-driven decisions. He has held leadership roles at McKinsey, where he was a leader in the strategy and technology practices working with senior clients across North America, Europe, and Asia. Rajat’s experience also includes leadership roles at Microsoft and Google.

Rajat is a passionate leader committed to mentoring and enabling career development opportunities. He is a voracious reader and an avid poker player. Rajat is an occasional actor in theater and in television. He and his family live in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Rajat holds an MBA degree in strategic management from Wharton, graduating with Director’s List honors, and a BSc degree in computer science and engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, where he achieved Dean’s List honors.

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