Senior Vice President, Cisco Security Business Group, CiscoAs Senior Vice President of the Security Business Group at Cisco, Chris Young is responsible for managing a cross-portfolio security strategy and architecture, as well as Cisco’s own internal security platforms. Young oversees a team of more than 2000 employees.
He joined Cisco from VMware, where he served as Senior Vice President and General Manager. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Products at RSA. He has also served as Vice President of safety and security premium services for America Online, Inc. (AOL) and prior to that, he founded and served as president of Cyveillance.
He holds a bachelor of arts degree, cum laude, from Princeton University and a master’s degree in business administration, with distinction, from the Harvard Business School.