Andrea Lim

Andrea Lim joined Cisco Systems, Inc. in February of 2018, as Head of Operations for the Enterprise Networking Business. This engineering and product management team is the largest group in Cisco, responsible for $16B in revenue. Andrea is a key member of Enterprise Networking’s Executive Leadership team, and provides oversight and operational structure across the business. 

Andrea was previously Global Vice President for Predix, GE Digital’s IOT platform for the Industrial Internet. Working with the CTO, she was responsible for general management and cross-functional oversight of the business, including Product Management, Engineering, Product Marketing, Security, and Operations. 

A 20-year technology veteran of Silicon Valley, Andrea has held senior management positions in cloud, security, hardware, and software at companies such as NetApp, Sophos, McAfee, HP, SAP, and Mercury Interactive. Her experience spans Strategy, Operations, Sales, Marketing and Product, all united by the common theme of delivering tangible results to customers, building effective teams, and contributing to company growth. 

Andrea is committed to furthering women’s leadership in technology. She is sought after for speaking engagements and provides mentoring circles to further the advancement of women. 

A California transplant from Canada, Andrea lives in Silicon Valley with her husband, two children and their dog. Andrea enjoys hiking, skiing, biking, running, as well as exploring local farmer’s markets.