Hit Parade: 15 Notable Cisco Executive Departures


Karl Meulema

Another well-known early retiree from Cisco is Karl Meulema, who was senior vice president, global strategy and operations, and a key executive in Cisco's services strategy for partners and its advocacy for letting channel partners keep services revenue for themselves.

"Unlike many others in the industry, we're not building out a services organization of hundreds of thousands of people. We go through our partners," Meulema told CRN in March. "At same time, that means we have to take responsibility for making our partners successful; in other words, enabling our partners."



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