Amit Phadnis

Amit Phadnis

President – Engineering and India Site Leader
Cisco Systems

Amit heads Cisco’s Core Software Group (CSG) India driving innovations and product developments, architectural alignment and integration with GTM strategies in the routing, switching and wireless area. He has over 20 US PTO patents in his name.
Amit is responsible for the India Site charter strengthening the interlock between Cisco’s engineering, customers, and sales teams and aligning the company’s strategy with customer and partner needs.
He has worked towards building world-class teams in India, leading the Software Technology Group and Enterprise Technology group with significant contributions.
Before Cisco, Amit was the Country Manager/CEO and Vice President of Engineering at Symbol-Motorola.