As Senior Vice President for Juniper’s Automated WAN line of business, Brendan Gibbs is focused on helping customers realize the benefits of experience-first networking. He is responsible for Juniper’s high-end routing portfolio, including market-leading MX, PTX, and ACX platforms, as well as the Paragon WAN automation solutions. Prior to joining Juniper, Gibbs was Vice President for Cisco’s high-end SP Routing business, responsible for product vision, strategy, and portfolio management for SP routing solutions. Before that, he held other leadership roles in the SP Routing business during his 20-year tenure at the company, leading multiple products from initial concept to billions in annual revenue. As a long-time product leader, Gibbs has proven experience in correctly forecasting market trends and driving product development strategies to win those market inflections. Over his career, his contributions have influenced the evolving telecommunications industry, pairing innovative strategy with relentless execution to achieve market leadership. Gibbs has a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Georgetown University, and is currently based in Sunnyvale, California.