Aruna Ravichandran is Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Cisco Webex
Collaboration, responsible for promoting Cisco’s $6B Collaboration Technology business. A
passionate advocate for customers with 20+ years of technology industry experience, Aruna
leads product marketing, brand management, digital marketing, demand generation, events, and
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. Previously she was on the Advisory Board for Panzura, a leading provider of cloud file
sharing solutions. 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
completed the Northwestern University's Kellogg Executive CMO program in 2019.