Marwan Alshawi, CCDE No.20130066 is a regional solutions architect with a large international IT solutions provider and Cisco’s Gold Partner. He is focusing on helping large-scale enterprise customers to select the right technology solutions for their business needs as well as provide technical consultancy for various types of network designs and architectures. Marwan has been in the networking industry for more than 12 years and has been involved in architecting, designing and implementing various large-scale networks, some of which are global “Service Provider grade networks”. Marwan has also worked as a technical consultant with Dimension Data Australia, a Cisco Global Alliance Partner; network architect with IBM Australia global technology services; and other Cisco partners and IT solution providers. He holds a Master of Science degree in internetworking from the University of Technology, Sydney. Marwan also holds other certifications such as Cloud Architect Expert (EMCCAe), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP), Cisco Certified Network Professional – Voice (CCNP Voice) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE). Furthermore, Marwan selected as a Cisco Designated VIP by Cisco Support Community (CSC) “Official Cisco systems forums” in 2012, and 2014 on the solutions and architectures sub-community. In addition, In 2015 Marwan selected as a member of the Cisco’s Champions program.