Cisco’s VP for the EMEAR Partner Organisation David Meads is to lead the vendor's UK&I business as CEO. Cisco has over 4,000 IT partners in the region.
Meads has 30 years ICT industry experience. He steps into the role previously held by Scot Gardner who now leads strategy and sales execution on the Global Specialists team for Cisco's key technology areas across Compute, Cloud, IoT and Service Provider.
"The UK represents an important market for Cisco and is at a pivotal point in its digital transformation," stated Meads.
"Technology has the power to help the UK and Ireland accelerate its digital future to advance cultural, economic and social development."