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 Wim Elfrink

Wim Elfrink

Executive Vice President, Industry Solutions & Chief Globalisation Officer

Wim Elfrink is Cisco's Executive Vice President for Industry Solutions and Chief Globalisation Officer. In this role he is responsible for three global functions at Cisco: the Industry Solutions Group, the Emerging Countries Initiatives, and the company's globalisation strategy. Elfrink is an Executive Officer and sits on Cisco's Operating Committee.

Elfrink joined Cisco in 1997 assuming global responsibility for Cisco Services Europe.  In 2000, he was promoted to Senior Vice President of Cisco Services and under his leadership the business grew from $3.3 billion to more than $7.6 billion in 2010.

Elfrink was appointed Chief Globalisation Officer in 2006 and was named Executive Vice President in 2007. He went on...


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08/21/2014

Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

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Internet of Everything: Delivery of Home Services

08/21/2014

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Tags: Mobility, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities, Internet of Things

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08/18/2014

Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

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Six Ways Technology is Changing How We Travel

08/18/2014 By Jason Deign

1. Where to go Travel used to be about selecting a destination, hoping your luggage would get there with you, then worrying about tummy bugs for the rest of the stay. Now, though, with apps such as TripAdvisor , you can now get ... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Innovation, Internet of Everything, FOCUS, Jason Deign, Internet of Things, Connected Travel

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08/14/2014

The Internet of Everything Transforms Education

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08/14/2014

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Tags: Innovation, Video, Education, Internet of Everything, Smart Connected Communities

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Wim’s unique insights in his  blog, entitled,  India: Transforming Promise into Performance

Seven years ago, many people (including my mother-in-law) thought I had made a career-ending decision to accept a high-risk assignment and relocate to India. My mission:  build from the ground up Cisco’s second headquarters, a Globalization Centre East in Bangalore focused on innovation, talent and partner development that envisioned 10,000 employees in three years, including the top 10% of worldwide talent.

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Leadership@Cisco: Wim Elfrink

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