Rizwan Hanid

Head of Sports, Media & Entertainment


Rizwan Hanid is the Head of Sports,Media and Entertainment EMEA at Cisco. With over 15 years of industry experience, Rizwan is responsible for accelerating the development and adoption of Cisco solutions..   Rizwan joined Cisco in 2005. He is one of the earlier team members of the Sports and Entertainment Solution Group (SESG), establishing a vertical focused on driving Digital Transformation in the Sports and Entertainment industry through the innovation and development of solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of sport and entertainment venues around the world. He has successfully and strategically worked with C-Suite at governing bodies, leagues, sporting brands and entertainment properties.   Rizwan’s industry knowledge and insights has helped in the GTM of a number of Cisco solutions with the aim is to help customers realize business benefits/opportunities, solve challenges, disrupt and innovate through the use of world class and proven technologies


Real Madrid: Pushing the Boundaries of What’s Possible at the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium

2 min read

Cisco’s cloud-based IP Fabric for Media solution will allow Real Madrid to efficiently produce and distribute content to more than 2,500 screens and 80,000+ fans’ mobile devices in the venue, while also delivering the action to fans via broadcasts around the world.