CommScope hires Markus Ogurek from Cisco

CommScope, a global leader in network connectivity, announced the appointment of Markus Ogurek as senior vice president and segment leader of Venue and Campus Networks.
CommScopeMarkus Ogurek, who joins CommScope from Cisco, has a well-established track record of leadership spanning across multi-billion-dollar businesses including Hewlett Packard Enterprise and iov42.

He will lead a global organization of more than 2,000 professionals that include sales, product development, and supply chain operations. Markus Ogurek will be responsible for the development and growth of CommScope’s networking, indoor cellular and security products and applications that align to the company’s strategic transformation program, CommScope NEXT.

“Markus brings a wealth of enterprise technology and networking expertise to CommScope’s largest and fastest-growing segment with an addressable market of $23 billion,” said Chuck Treadway, president and chief executive officer of CommScope, in a news statement.

In his previous roles at Cisco and Hewlett Packard, Markus Ogurek was responsible for accelerating revenue and developing cloud, software, and services strategies across vertical markets.

In his previous role as vice president of Enterprise at Cisco, Markus Ogurek drove subscription and software-as-a-service sales across vertical markets, generating hundreds of millions in new portfolio revenue.