Jaime Vallés President, Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China
Jaime Vallés is President of the Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China theater. In this role, he is responsible for developing and executing the Company's strategies to promote growth throughout the region.
In his most recent position at Cisco as Senior Vice President of Latin America, Vallés created a new vision and developed strategies making Cisco a key player to support the technological economic development of Latin America. Under his leadership, the Latin America region became one of the most dynamic and fastest-growing regions for Cisco.
Prior to joining Cisco, Vallés held senior leadership and management roles at Sun Microsystems and IBM. With more than 20 years of leadership experience in the IT industry, he has built a reputation for creating strong relationships based on trust and integrity with customers, partners, industry leaders and colleagues. In 2011, the Hispanic IT Executive Council named him one of the Top 50 Technology Executives in Latin America.
Vallés holds an electronic engineering degree from the Universidad Anahuac in México and is fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese.