Shailesh Shukla is the VP of Products and Strategy at Instart Logic. He has a wealth of business and technology leadership experience in software, networking, and mobility. Most recently he was the VP/GM of the Mobility Software and Applications Business Unit at Cisco, where he set up this new entrepreneurial business focused on monetizing and optimizing mobility and wireline networks.
He also ran the $2B Core Routing business at Cisco. Prior to joining Cisco, Shukla was part of the management team at two Silicon Valley networking companies: Juniper Networks for three years and Redback Networks for seven years, in a variety of roles including Vice President of Marketing, Strategy and Corporate Development.
His broad range of experience include Mercer Management Consulting (now Oliver-Wyman) as a Principal, and Booz-Allen and Hamilton as an Associate. Shukla holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from BITS Pilani, India, a MS in electrical engineering from the University of Kansas, and an MBA (SM) from MIT Sloan School of Management.
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