Anil Menon

Global President, Smart+Connected Communities


Anil Menon is global president of the Smart+Connected™ Communities (S+CC) initiative at Cisco. As such, he is responsible for vision and strategy for S+CC, which deploys secure digital technologies via the network to help cities to be more efficient, sustainable and livable by transforming their delivery of urban services—lighting, parking, traffic, water and waste management, healthcare and education, safety and security. Anil drives S+CC worldwide sales, transformative partnerships, investments, and new solutions development, as well as providing executive sponsorship for Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration initiatives in France, India, Indonesia, Israel, Russia, South Korea, and the United Arab Emirates. Among his many activities, Anil co-chairs the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of Cities and serves on the boards of the Center for Customer Insights at the Yale University School of Management and the Carey Business School at Johns Hopkins University.