Andrea Ruggieri's profile
Local timeApril 24, 2019
Andrea is an experienced global lawyer and executive with a track record in Fortune 500 leadership positions. Currently head of legal for an emerging Swiss cryptocurrency exchange, and active in blockchain and ICOs, Andrea has been involved in a variety of technology businesses throughout her career and is passionate about helping leaders achieve their commercial goals.Show more
From 2007 to 2017 Andrea held increasingly senior positions with Cisco Systems, working in London and in the Washington DC area. Most notably she led legal for Cisco’s $9 billion global Cloud business and was General Counsel for Cisco Enterprise EMEA. Prior to Cisco, she led outsourcing negotiations for a Fortune 500 company, and before moving to the corporate world, Andrea practiced law with Baker & McKenzie and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, based in Washington, DC and London. Andrea is a London resident and Washington DC area native, having obtained her BA from Georgetown University and JD from George Washington University Law Center. She holds qualifications in the US and the UK.