Executive Insights: A Conversation with Angel Mendez, SVP at Cisco Systems

Angel L. Mendez is the Senior Vice President of Cisco Transformation, where he leads the Accelerated Cisco Transformation Program (ACT), a company-wide multiyear enterprise transformation program. Under Mendez’s direction, ACT has helped Cisco to reinvent and evolve its operating model, systems, and processes to deliver next-generation products and services to customers, while improving value for stakeholders.

Mendez brings nearly 30 years of management experience to Cisco, with proven expertise in developing and implementing holistic strategies to transform operations and improve business performance. He was named by Business 2.0 Magazine to the “Business 2.0 Dream Team–All Star Executives Any Company Would Kill For.” Hispanic Business Magazine placed him on its list of the “20 Most Influential Hispanic Executives in Corporate America,” and he was named to the list of “Most Influential Latinos in Silicon Valley.”

Watch as Angel shares his insights and perspectives on…

  • The trends he believes will transform supply chain processes in the years ahead
  • Talent and leadership development, including how to attract more Hispanics and minorities to the supply chain management field, and the work Cisco is doing in this area
  • Advice for students and young professionals to help them pave a successful career in supply chain management

If you have a question for Angel, post it below and keep the conversation going!