Tae Yoo

No Longer with Cisco

Tae led the company’s social investments as well as championed environmental efforts and a triple bottom line framework (social, environmental, and financial) across the business. Ms. Yoo was one of Cisco’s early employees. Prior to Corporate Affairs, she was influential in creating new markets for Cisco by co-founding the Business Development organization. She also spent time based in Europe where she provided leadership to Cisco’s Global Distribution Channels, a critical component in the company’s growth. Throughout her tenure, Ms. Yoo’s insight and business acumen enabled Cisco to successfully collaborate across government, business, and NGOs for tangible, positive outcomes. Ms. Yoo holds a degree in Communications from Virginia Tech.


December 13, 2021


Cisco Purpose Report: Measuring and reporting impact along our purpose journey

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Cisco’s SVP of Corporate Affairs, Tae Yoo, shares how the Cisco 2021 Purpose Report tells the story of the impact of our work as a responsible corporate citizen.

November 15, 2021


Reflecting on twenty years of NetHope

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NetHope is a global consortium of nonprofit organizations that specializes in improving connectivity and collaboration among NGOs, serving tens of millions each year in 180+ countries. SVP of Corporate Affairs, Tae Yoo, reflects on Cisco's 20-year journey of NetHope and what lies ahead.

September 9, 2021


Cisco’s continued journey to net zero

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Cisco’s SVP of Corporate Affairs, Tae Yoo, has seen our commitment to environmental sustainability grow over the years. Learn more about Cisco’s new net-zero emissions commitments.

April 21, 2021


Investing in a regenerative and sustainable future: Cisco Foundation adds new focus on climate solutions

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The Cisco Foundation is committing $100 million over ten years to fund nonprofit grants and impact investing in climate solutions. Learn more from Cisco's SVP of Corporate Affairs, Tae Yoo.

December 9, 2020


Powering an inclusive future through corporate social responsibility

5 min read

Our 2020 Corporate Social Responsibility Impact Report details our progress toward powering a more inclusive future for people, communities, and the planet.

October 27, 2020


Cisco to Award $1 Million USD in Prizes to #TechForGood Startups

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The 5th annual Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge is underway. We are awarding $1M USD in prizes to early-stage tech entrepreneurs who are solving the world’s toughest problems.

August 5, 2020


Announcing the Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge 2020 Winners

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The Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge awards startups working towards driving economic development or solving a social or environmental problem.