Akhil Behl

Akhil Behl is a Pre-Sales Manager with a leading service provider. His charter involves an overarching technology portfolio encompassing IoT, collaboration, security, infrastructure, service management, cloud, and data center. He has 12+ years of experience working in leadership, advisory, business development, and consulting positions with various organizations; leading global accounts, driving toward business innovation and excellence. Previously, he was in a leadership role with Cisco Systems.

Akhil has a Bachelor of Technology degree in electronics and telecommunications from IP University, India, and a Master’s degree in business administration from Symbiosis Institute, India. Akhil holds dual CCIE in Collaboration and Security, PMP, ITIL, VCP, TOGAF, CEH, ISO/IEC 27002, and many other industry certifications.

He has published several research papers in national and international journals, including IEEE, and has been a speaker at prominent industry forums such as Interop, Enterprise Connect, Cloud Connect, Cloud Summit, Cisco Sec-Con, IT Expo, Computer Society of India, Singapore Computer Society, and Cisco Networkers.

Akhil is the author of several Cisco Press books. He also is a technical editor for Cisco Press and other publications. Akhil can be reached at akbehl@technologist.com.