Vice President, Chief Inclusion & Collaboration Officer, Cisco

Shari Slate

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About Shari

Shari is responsible for designing Cisco’s next horizon people strategy to deliver on the company’s commitment to power an inclusive future for all. Her team’s responsibilities include Inclusion and Collaboration, Community Impact, People Strategy, and Market Insights. Shari has been widely recognized for her visionary leadership and transformational views on the business value created at the intersection of diversity, inclusion, collaboration and technology. Under her leadership, Cisco has achieved its highest diversity levels for five years running, and the company was ranked #2 on Fortune’s 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity list for 2019.