Cisco has appointed former JP Morgan Chase managing director, Leo Makhlin, to lead its Australian enterprise division.

Makhlin has returned to Cisco as managing director, enterprise Australia after a year as managing director at JP Morgan Chase in New York.

He was previously vice-president of global enterprise, Asia Pacific, Japan and China in 2012, after spending about 15 years with the networking giant.

During his previous tenure at Cisco, Makhlin held the roles of director, Global JP Morgan Chase Client Team and general manager, major accounts.

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