Richard Bayes

Product Manager – Webex Devices

Collaboration Technology Group

Richard is a Product Manager for Webex Devices based out of Oslo Norway.

He oversees the Webex Device APIs and integrations, and is also working on progressing workplace transformation initiatives.

Prior to joining Cisco in 2018, Richard worked with partners and customers by deploying and enhancing the workplace with collaboration products. Richard is passionate about the future of work and how we can remove blockers in the workplace to ensure workforces are achieving their full potential.

With a degree in network security Richard is conscious that security has got to be at the forefront of any collaboration solution and is committed to delivering a frictionless, yet secure collaboration experience for end users and admins.

When not working, Richard loves to travel, exploring different cultures and tasting amazing food!


June 30, 2020


Enhancing the Single Pane for Webex Edge for Devices

2 min read

Webex Edge for Devices is bringing the most modern experience of Webex to any device regardless of how it is provisioned today including these new features!

June 18, 2020


Workspaces in Control Hub— What’s in it for you?

3 min read

We have introduced a new range of intelligent features in Control Hub under the new Workspaces tab that will revolutionize the way IT, facilities and HR work together, making the transition back to the office as seamless and safe as possible.

November 12, 2019


Partly Cloudly With a Chance of Hybrid

2 min read

Sick of the "staying on-premises vs going to the cloud" old debate? Cisco has you covered with Webex single platform and Webex Control Hub