Shishir Singh is the Chief Product Officer, SVP leading the Enterprise Products at McAfee, a device to cloud company. Offered both on premise and cloud form factors, the products have a footprint across the entire gamut of industry segments, ranging from fledgling start-ups to established banks, Fortune 500 corporations to federal institutions across the globe. Shishir is passionate about building extensible, modular and distributed high performing architectures to deliver customer value in the Cyber Security arena.
Before joining McAfee, Shishir was the Senior Vice President of Engineering at Cyphort (acquired by Juniper) and held the leadership position at Cisco encompassing all of the company's Network and Content Security product development. He has also held senior engineering leadership roles at IronPort Systems (acquired by Cisco), Bluecoat Systems (Part of transforming CacheFlow to Bluecoat, acquired by SYMC), Silicon Graphics and Philips Consumer Electronics. At the onset of his career, Shishir worked for the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), a public service undertaking that develops advanced avionics systems for India’s vast defense sector.
Shishir holds master’s degrees in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. He has presented and published multiple academic papers for IEEE and has several patents in the areas of Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence and behavior-based modeling for malware analysis.