Chuck Robbins

Chairman & CEO, Cisco

Chuck Robbins

Chuck Robbins is the Chairman & CEO of Cisco. He assumed the role of CEO on July 26, 2015, and was elected Chairman of the Board on December 11, 2017.

Chuck is on the Board of Directors for BlackRock; Chairman of the US-Japan Business Council; a member of the International Business Council for the World Economic Forum; on the Board of Directors for the Business Roundtable, where he serves as Chairman of the Immigration Committee; a Board of Trustees member for the Ford Foundation; and a member of the International Council for the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University.

Chuck has been at Cisco for over 20 years and previously held management positions at Bay Networks and Ascend Communications. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics with a Computer Science concentration from the University of North Carolina.