Aruna Ravichandran is the global Chief Marketing Officer for Cisco Webex, responsible for leading the transformation of the world’s leading video, meeting, calling, and messaging platform used by Fortune 500 companies, governments, universities, public sector, and more.
A passionate advocate for customers with 20+ years of technology industry experience, Aruna leads brand experience, product marketing, digital marketing, demand generation, events, and field marketing for Cisco Webex.
Prior to Cisco, Aruna was Vice President of Marketing for DevOps at CA Technologies (acquired by Broadcom). Earlier experience includes Vice President, Marketing and Strategy for the Software Solutions Division at Juniper Networks, and escalating leadership roles in both marketing and engineering at Hewlett-Packard.
Aruna serves on the Advisory Board for Graphics Communications at California Polytechnic State University. She has published two books on DevOps and is a contributing blogger for the Forbes Technology Council.
Aruna holds an MBA and a Master of Science in Computer Engineering from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Bangalore University. She is a 2019 cohort of the Northwestern University's Kellogg Executive CMO program.