About the speaker

About The Speaker [Hana Raja]


Hana Raja
Managing Director, Cisco Systems Malaysia



Hana Raja is the Managing Director of Cisco Systems Malaysia, and has >12 years experience in strategic planning, business management and leadership roles across various sectors.

Previously, Hana was the Chief Strategy Officer for Cisco ASEAN where she led the Strategy and Operations across 6 key countries (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines).

Prior to joining Cisco, Hana was a Senior Manager in Bain and Company with experience in strategy, performance improvement, customer experience and frontline/sales transformation. She has worked with some of the largest companies in SEA to define their strategy and drive change sustainably, working closely with the executive leadership teams. A significant number of her projects involved helping organizations through their digital transformation and defining their ‘Engine 2.0’ strategy; evolving to succeed in today’s digital world.

Before Bain she worked in Schlumberger as a consultant, focused on driving Oil and Gas transformations in Southeast Asia and Australia.

She is also a mentor in Teach for Malaysia and Girls4Girls Malaysia; she is passionate about championing women’s participation in leadership roles.

She has a degree in Economics from London School of Economics and is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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