Karen Walker

Karen Walker

SVP and Chief Marketing Officer

Karen Walker is the Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Cisco.  As Cisco’s CMO, Karen is responsible for the company’s Global Marketing, Corporate Communications, and Government and Community Relations groups. Her organization is responsible for positioning Cisco's growth strategy, cultivating opportunities in new and existing customer markets, and growing demand for Cisco's solutions globally.

Since joining Cisco, Walker has championed marketing's role as an accountable business function aligning closely with sales teams and a vital resource to partners. Most recently, she led the global Go To Market Organization responsible for creating and delivering the integrated global marketing plan...