Cisco (United Kingdom)
Andy VALLELY is a TOGAF certified IT Professional with 24 years experience in both customer and vendor environments. Andy joined Cisco in January 2000 as Systems Engineer in the UK Public Sector team; working with central government departments and the law enforcement agencies. In 2005 Andy moved to the EMEA team and was the Consulting Systems Engineer supporting both NATO and the UN Agencies. In August 2008 Andy took up a role supporting the Education sales teams for the region with a strong focus on Higher Education and the NRENs; and is Cisco’s substitute representative on the TERENA General Assembly.
Andy obtained a BSc. Hons. in Computing and Organisational Studies at UCLAN; whilst also working full time for IBM as a Network Consultant. Whilst at IBM, Andy co-authored an “IBM Redbook” on Design and Implementation of Campus ATM LAN Emulation networks. Prior to joining IBM Andy worked as a Network Analyst at a large UK based insurance company, following 5 years working in the UK Civil Service in an administrative capacity.