Meet Ahmed Etman

Ahmed is a Senior Executive and a Cyber Security thought leader with over 15 years of progressive, global experience.

Ahmed Etman

B.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering), M.B.A
Cyber Security Specialist

Focused on advanced and emerging technologies, Ahmed deftly identifies and harnesses new revenue streams, business models, opportunities, risks and market transitions.

His outstanding communication abilities and effective leadership, decision making, problem solving and interpersonal skills make him and a strong motivator and exceptional team player. These traits, together with his keen abilities to empower cross functional teams in large matrix organizations make Ahmed a highly valuable member of our team.

Ahmed was responsible for the overall Cisco Security Business in the Middle East & Africa, with a strong focus on South Africa, Egypt and Gulf region as well as leading the Emerging Markets (Russian/CIS, Turkey, Middle East & Africa).

His team of Business Development Managers, Products Sales Specialists and Consulting Engineers worked to to create and support markets for Cisco’s Core business (Routing, Switching, Security & Mobility). He is presently the General Manager for Cyber Security with Cisco Canada.

Broad-minded and resourceful, Ahmed is adept at translating technology into solutions, addressing real customer business challenges and utilizing expertise to match business goals and client satisfaction. He has extensive collaboration experience with clients and partners at the executive level.