MONIQUE MORROW, M.S., MBA, is the CTO New Frontiers Engineering at Cisco. Monique has a track record of co-innovating with customers, that has transcended the globe from North America, Europe and Asia. Her specialties include: networking technology; Grid, cloud computing, Intercloud-Federation, Internet of Things; M2M Security and E-Health; Semantic web; Business Development
Monique’s current focus is on the intersection between research – economics-technology to portfolio execution e.g. Circular and Exponential Economies as examples.
Under Cisco’s Office of the CTO, both as an individual contributor and manager, Monique built a strong leadership team in Asia-Pacific. Her specific geo-area targets were China and India. Monique’s role in these important regions drove Cisco’s globalization and country strategies and met all of her targeted goals.
Monique has consistently demonstrated the willingness and courage to take risks and explore new market opportunities for Cisco. These innate qualities are part of her DNA and are of great value to the company and all the global organizations in which she is involved.
Monique is also a staunch advocate for women in technology, and was part of the top 50 most inspiring women in technology for Europe 2016, the Top Ten Influential IT Women in Europe 2014 and 2015 Digital Woman of the Year Finalist for Europe among many other accolades.