Immediately, I’m excited to announce that Senior Vice President Jeff Campbell has been promoted to Chief Authorities Technique Officer of Cisco. Jeff succeeds Michael Timmeny, who beforehand held the position and opened Cisco’s Washington, D.C. workplace in 1998. Michael will now function an Government Advisor for Cisco.
As Chief Authorities Technique Officer, Jeff will lead Cisco’s authorities relations worldwide, managing a workforce that spans six continents and is charged with advancing points that assist Cisco’s sturdy company and expertise coverage agenda. This contains conferring with world leaders, necessary legislators, important regulators, and business stakeholders to form public insurance policies that foster innovation and rising digital applied sciences, promote broadband adoption, and shield world competitiveness.
In his twenty years at Cisco and through his earlier position main Cisco’s authorities affairs actions for the Americas, Jeff has made an unbelievable impression. He has protected and expanded the U.S. “E-rate” program that subsidizes community connectivity in faculties and libraries, led a workforce that efficiently advocated for together with $48.5B in broadband infrastructure funds inside the not too long ago enacted U.S. infrastructure legislation, helped rework the U.S. federal Common Service subsidy from narrow-band companies to broadband companies, and engaged the U.S. authorities in efforts to prioritize and improve reliable tools in telecom networks.
“I’m immensely proud to have the chance to steer Cisco Authorities Affairs and drive significant accomplishments for the corporate’s most important public coverage points – from provide chain and cybersecurity to worldwide commerce and rising broadband networks worldwide. Michael Timmeny has constructed a world group of remarkable expertise, and I’m excited to set this workforce unfastened with the governments of the world to advance Cisco’s objective to energy a extra inclusive future for all.”
– Jeff Campbell
And thru Michael’s foundational work and the event of a workforce of sort, passionate professionals, Cisco has grow to be a trusted companion with governments all over the world and in the US. Throughout his tenure, we’ve welcomed and hosted world luminaries, heads of state, members of Congress, and public sector leaders.
“It has been a tremendous privilege to ascertain Cisco as a high participant with governments—not solely inside the U.S. however across the globe. There isn’t any higher particular person than Jeff Campbell to hold this success ahead and lead this world-class group of execs who’re the very best within the enterprise.”
– Michael Timmeny
Please be a part of me in congratulating Jeff and wishing him effectively in his new position, and in congratulating Michael for the outstanding impression and legacy he has achieved!