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Amit Phadnis

No Longer with Cisco

Amit is the VP Engineering and India Site Leader for Cisco. He leads Cisco India's Innovation Initiatives, Engineering Strategy, overall Ecosystem and Talent development undertakings.

Amit is responsible for the India Site charter, including strengthening the interlock between Cisco's engineering, customers, and sales teams while aligning the company's India site strategy with evolving customer and partner needs. Amit also heads Core Software Group (CSG) India.

As a CSG head, Amit leads a team of 2300+ engineers to drive innovations, architectural alignment and integration with GTM (go-to-market) strategies. Amit is involved in driving the university relations strategy, employee engagement and talent development for the India site and in developing the Engineering Partner and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) partner ecosystem.