Dominic Elliott

CTO EMEAR Partners, Cisco

Chief technology officer for Cisco's relationships across EMEAR, focussed on the transition of our partners and customers to digital and software defined technologies.

Dominic has been working in the telecoms industry since 1988, working in design, operations and latterly sales on some of the world’s biggest and most complex networks.

He has worked at Cisco since 1997, holding a variety of technical roles; he was responsible for the development, design and deployment of the Cisco solutions that underpinned the growth of key technologies in the development of the Internet in the UK. Having worked on the development of IP NGN capabilities across the world with both challengers and incumbents, Dominic is the chief technology officer for Cisco’s relationship with BT.

Currently, he’s focussed on the transition to Software Defined Networks across enterprise and consumer networks, and is driving the development of Cisco’s SP strategy in SDN.