Tae Yoo

Senior Director of Corporate Philanthropy,
Cisco Systems, Inc.

Director of Corporate Philanthropy, Cisco Systems Corporate Philanthropy at Cisco encompasses the work of the Cisco Foundation, Office of E-Philanthropy, Community Investment and Employee Engagement organizations. Cisco’s focus is on creating partnerships with local and global organizations to create positive, sustainable change in areas of education, basic needs and the capacity development of nonprofits. These partnerships are facilitated through financial grants, technology grants and employee volunteerism. Before Corporate Philanthropy, Ms. Yoo has held a number of positions at Cisco that focused on the creation of innovative programs to address new markets. In the Business Development organization, she was responsible for the growth of partnerships with other technology companies for joint product development and sales. In addition, while based in London, she managed Cisco’s Global Distribution Channels focused on the development and growth of the European based global sales channels. She currently serves on a number of boards including Catholic Charities, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, and the Cisco Foundation