As Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer, Manoj Leelanivas leads all aspects of product strategy and direction for Juniper, including the transformative AI-driven enterprise business unit which is powered by the Mist acquisition. Leelanivas is also responsible for all marketing operations and aligning products with our go-to-market strategies and execution.
Leelanivas is a known leader within the technology industry and the majority of his years of intellectual curiosity and professional leadership have been dedicated to Juniper’s vision of connecting everything and empowering everyone.
Prior to Juniper, Leelanivas was President and CEO of Cyphort, an innovator in scale-out security analytics technology that was acquired by Juniper in late 2017. Prior to that, Leelanivas held several key EVP and GM roles at Juniper.
He is a member of the Board of Directors for Automation Anywhere, a global leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA).
Manoj holds a B. Tech in Computer Engineering from the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, an MS in Computer Science from the University of Kentucky and has completed the Stanford University Executive Business Program.