Naveen is the President for Cisco Systems in Southeast Asia and is responsible for driving profitable growth across 10 countries in the region.
Prior to joining Cisco, Naveen led the Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) practice for A.T. Kearney in Asia Pacific. He served mobile and fixed telecom operators, internet services, media companies and the public sector on strategy, digital transformation, operations improvement, public policy and organization restructuring.
Naveen is a knowledge adviser to the World Economic Forum and his work in the area of personal data has been featured at several public and private sessions at the Annual Meeting in Davos from 2013-15. He is a board member of Digital ASEAN, a World Economic Forum initiative that aims to develop a single digital market, an enabling ecosystem, and an inclusive and upgraded system of digital infrastructure in ASEAN.
Naveen has a deep passion on how technology can support entrepreneurship, education and wider social outcomes. He has advised non-profits, social enterprises, industry associations and governments, on a wide range of topics. He was the worldwide leader of A.T. Kearney’s Social Impact practice for 5 years.