Todd Nightingale is the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Cisco's Enterprise Networking and Cloud business. He leads business strategy and development efforts for Cisco's multi-billion dollar core portfolio.
Nightingale is known for his passionate technology leadership and his vision of powerful, simple solutions for businesses, schools, and governments. He and his team are responsible for helping customers transform their infrastructure and digitize their businesses with best-in-class networking, deep cloud automation, and a seamless, premium user experience across Cisco’s enterprise networking and cloud offerings.
Previously, Nightingale was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Cisco's Meraki business. His focus on delivering a simple, secure, digital workplace led to the expansion and growth of the Meraki portfolio, making it the largest cloud-managed networking platform in the world.
Nightingale joined Cisco with the Meraki acquisition in 2012. He also held engineering and senior management positions at AirDefense, where he was responsible for product development and guided the company through a successful acquisition by Motorola.
Nightingale holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and computer science and a master's degree in computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.