Anil Nair

MD, Country Digital Accelaration, Cisco

Anil Nair is Managing Director, Country Digitization, APJC at Cisco Systems.


Prior to this he was MD/CEO at AGC Networks Ltd, Securitas India, Aegis Consulting and Avaya GlobalConnect Ltd. His industry experience spans Business Automation, IT, Consulting and Services. He has led 4 turnarounds and 2 start-ups. He did his Advanced Management Program from ISB-Kellogg Business School, Chicago.


Anil has been the recipient of an Award for Professional Excellence by the Indian
Institution of Industrial Engineers and has won the Udyog Rattan Award from the
Institute of Economic Studies.


In his current role at Cisco, he is involved with government and Industry leaders to
accelerate national digitization strategies to drive GDP growth, create jobs and build innovative ecosystems to create an agile government and economy across India, China, Australia, Indonesia, Japan and South Korea.