Jeevan Patil is a Senior Director of Product Management at Extreme Networks focused on Wireless and Extreme Cloud IQ. He is focused on Portfolio Architecture in these two areas and working on various industry first innovations.
Over the last 20 years of industry experience in Computer Networking working in technology leadership. Starting as a software engineer in Cisco Systems in the areas of Access Security, Network Troubleshooting and Network Management. His passion in solving customer problems enabled him to transition into Product Management. From driving various software and hardware innovations over time, he honed his skills to become the Director of Cisco’s Wireless Product Portfolio. His passion for learning cloud-based networking drove him to Cisco Meraki where he spearheaded the transition to Wi-Fi 6. To hone his marketing skills, he transitioned to another role as the Head of Product Marketing for Cisco Meraki. In this role he led the launches and messaging for all products from wireless, switching, security appliance, enterprise mobility management and security cameras.
Jeevan earned a Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering and an MBA in Marketing and General Management. In addition, he holds five patents from the U. S. Patents and Trademark Office (USPTO) in the areas of Wired and Wireless Networking, Network Access Security and Network Management. His latest passion is learning about Cloud Technologies. Outside of work, he spends most of his time with his wife and two kids.