Philippe Dumont, Senior Manager for Southern Europe at Cisco since 2012, is an IT engineer. He joined the group in 2000, after having worked at Amdahl and Soft Computing. He was initially Cisco’s Manager for the Middle East and Africa, and subsequently held two positions as Senior Manager. The first involved selling solutions to large corporations and public institutions in Latin America, Russia, the Middle East, Eastern Europe and Africa. The second covered the “corporate segment” of Cisco’s market in Europe, the Middle East, Russia, Eastern Europe and Africa. His current area of responsibility covers France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Israel to sell services and solutions to a wide range of commercial clients and companies.