Cisco today announced the opening of its regional headquarters in Singapore after 20 years in the city-state. Housing its operations for Singapore and the region, including operations, sales, marketing, human resources, finance and Cisco services, it will also feature a customer briefing center where their latest technologies and solutions are available for demonstrations.
The new office in Singapore will also headquarter Cisco’s operations in Asia Pacific, Japan and Greater China. Located at UE Biz Hub, within the Changi Business Park, it will bring together 1,000 employees from Cisco’s previous four offices in Singapore.
Gary Moore, president and chief operating officer at Cisco, praised Singapore for what it has achieved in the information and communications technologies sector. “Singapore’s vision is very much aligned with Cisco’s especially when it comes to Internet and education, two of the great equalizers in life. These have formed the foundation for Singapore’s success and Cisco is proud to have played a role in both of them from building the Internet infrastructure to developing the skills in young Singaporeans through the Cisco Networking Academy program.”
Cisco’s new office will uphold its commitment to building a connected and sustainable workplace by heading the following green initiatives:
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