Anoop Nannra

Anoop Nannra

Head of Blockchain/DLT Initiative, Cisco

Anoop Nannra is a Director in Cisco’s Chief Strategy Office where today he heads up the Blockchain Organization. He is focused on identifying disruptive technologies and accelerating their adoption through business incubation via co-development, co-innovation, partnerships and acquisitions.

Anoop has a proven track record of leadership in corporations and start-ups, delivering world-class innovations in security, optics, video/media, switching, and IoT. He has successfully led large cross-functional teams and initiatives globally.  He is currently the Head of Cisco’s Blockchain Initiative and participates as an enterprise blockchain industry leader as Chairman and Executive Board Member of the Trusted IoT Alliance.  Anoop is also an Executive Committee Member of the Chamber of Digital Commerce and the Cisco representative for the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance.

An industry respected leader, and sought after speaker, Anoop helps Cisco incubate new opportunities in the white spaces.  He is always at the bleeding edge of technology innovations, and looking at ways to transition emerging technology to the mainstream use.

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