Chris Dedicoat is Executive Vice President for Worldwide Sales for Cisco. In this role, Chris is responsible for sales, operations, growth initiatives, and investments in strategic alliances across the globe.
With 20 years of leadership experience at Cisco, Chris has deep expertise in working closely and strategically with a range of customers, and his passion for customer success is the foundation of the culture for his organisation. People are also central to success and, with a focus on talent and experience of building world-class teams, Chris is well-equipped to lead Sales for Cisco in the digital age.
In his previous role, he was President of Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia for four years. Other roles within Cisco have included Senior Vice President of European Markets, Vice President of Sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa and Vice President of UK & Ireland.
Chris sponsors a number of initiatives globally geared towards helping customers drive to digitisation and achieve higher levels of innovation and productivity through technology. As well as being a frequent speaker at industry and government events, he engages with key political and business leaders, advising them on transformational agendas to turn major economic and societal challenges into opportunities.
Leadership and talent development is a key priority for Chris and he is committed to building an inclusive and diverse organisation that reflects the world at large, where everyone can contribute and reach their full potential. In his previous role, Chris and his team received numerous awards across EMEAR for Cisco's leadership as a diverse and great place to work.
Dedicoat was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Central England for his outstanding contribution to the field of engineering. He also holds an Executive MBA from Ashridge Business School and a degree in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications from the University of Central England.
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