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Senior Vice President, Enterprise Networking Group
Sujai Hajela is Senior Vice President of Product Management and Strategy for Cisco's Enterprise Networking Group.
is responsible for the vision, solutions, and product strategy of Cisco's enterprise routing, switching, and mobility (wireless LAN) portfolios.
global organization works directly with customers and partners to understand their challenges and work with engineering to create and take to market networking solutions that help IT navigate technology transitions including mobility, cloud, and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Previously, Hajela was Vice President and General Manager of the Wireless and Cloud Networking Group.
also recently led the Cisco acquisitions of ThinkSmart and Meraki.
has been instrumental in crafting the vision of Cisco Unified Access, an intelligent platform that enables new connected experiences and operational efficiencies to accelerate business innovation and growth.
Before joining Cisco, Hajela was Vice President and General Manager at Motorola where he was responsible for the wireless network solutions business, including wireless LAN, wireless security (Air Defense), management (Wireless Valley), wireless broadband, private broadband, and voice over WLAN.
In that role, he established Motorola's vision for the wireless enterprise and led the development of the distributed next-generation WLAN architecture (WiNG).
He has also held domestic and international positions with Nortel and Hewlett-Packard.
Hajela holds a bachelor of engineering degree in computer science and technology from Bangalore University, India, and a master of business administration degree from Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley.