Geoff is the lead for Cisco’s Business Operations Innovation and Transformation solutions for the Financial Services Industry in Canada. Geoff works with Business leaders to develop initiatives that maximize tCisco’s expertise, solutions, services and partners to improve operating economics, increase productivity and organization agility, and deliver superior Client experiences across all points of interaction.
Geoff draws on a broad base of international experience leading, Business Transformation, Mergers and Acquisitions and Human Capital strategies in large private sector organizations and private-public sector partnerships in Canada, the US, and emerging markets.
Over his career, Geoff has worked in Energy, I/T Services, Executive Consulting, Telecommunications and Financial Services sectors.
Prior to joining Cisco Canada, Geoff worked with the Toronto Financial Services Alliance, a strategic private-public partnership comprised of Canada’s major Financial Services organizations, three levels of Government, and Educational Institutions focused on building the international reputation of the Toronto region as a vibrant and strong Top 10 Global Financial Centre.
Prior to his return to Canada in 2009, Geoff was based in Barbados where he was a member of the senior leadership team building and expanding CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank, CIBC’s multi-line Caribbean franchise with operations across 21 countries. Prior to that, Geoff was based in Houston Texas with Williams Communications, where he led the integration of several acquisitions and Strategic Alliances with key US and International firms.