Francine Katsoudas

FRANCINE KATSOUDAS is senior vice president and chief human resources officer of Cisco. She plays a major role in the company’s overall performance, leading organizational strategy, promoting operational effectiveness and elevating team performance through innovative leadership. She is evolving Cisco’s approach to strategic workforce planning with programs highlighting the skills and capabilities that employees need to be innovative in today’s technology driven environment. She fosters a culture of full spectrum participation, emphasizing inclusion and collaboration to drive exponential business value. An 18-year veteran of Cisco, Katsoudas has extensive experience leading organizational transformations, driving large scale growth, talent acquisition, leadership development and succession planning. Prior to her current role, she was the HR leader and business partner to the engineering leadership team helping oversee its workforce of more than 25,000 people. She has also held leadership positions in the service provider, HR operations, customer service, acquisition integration and services groups. @cisco

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