As Principal Engineer, Sunil is responsible for leading the strategic architectural efforts that drive innovation and efficacy for the Cisco Stealthwatch portfolio. Sunil joined Cisco, in 2016, as part of the Lancope acquisition having held multiple engineering and engineering management roles over the 16 years of his tenure. At the time of acquisition, Sunil was Chief Scientist tasked with driving forward Lancope’s vision for a software platform for advanced security analytics. Prior to joining Lancope, he founded a software company providing protocol and signaling software stacks for telecommunications management systems. He also previously held engineering roles at Mitsubishi Telecommunications, Hitachi Telecommunications and Nortel (UK).