Oren Sagi was appointed as new General Manager of Cisco Israel effective September 20, 2015.
In this position, he leads the company’s sales, marketing and technology operations in Israel. Oren will also manage the cooperation with close to 10 number of local partners and distributors.
Oren has more than 20 years of management experience. He started his professional career as attorney, practicing intellectual property and company law.
Oren joint Cisco in 2010, in the role of regional sales manager for Public Sector and Defense. In his role he developed a sales strategy positioning Cisco Israel as a clear market leader, with a wide portfolio of innovative technologies, creating new revenue streams.
David Bevilacqua, Vice President Southern Europe region, Cisco EMEAR: "I’m very proud to announce today that a Cisco talent, Oren Sagi, becomes the next General Manager of Cisco Israel. Sagi is considered to be a disruptive leader, providing rapid and great value. He is known for his ability to transform companies as well as teams. Oren brings extensive experience in the industry especially around software, cloud and big data and as such, is recognized as the leader to take Cisco Israel to its next chapter".
Sagi holds bachelor's degree in business administration from the Arison School of Business, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC) and an LLB from Radzyner School of Law, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC). He is a member of the Israeli bar. Sagi is Captain (res.) and served as a platoon commander and Brigade operations officer in armor combat units.
His predecessor, Boaz Maoz, who managed Cisco Israel is continuing his professional career within Cisco. He has been promoted to a position within Cisco’s Partner Organisation, in San Jose headquarter.