Broadcom Snags Networking GM From Cisco

Irvine-based Broadcom said late Wednesday that it has named Rajiv Ramaswami as Executive Vice President and General Manager of the firm's Enterprise Networking Group. Ramaswami joins Broadcom from Cisco Systems, where he was VP and General Manager of Cisco's Cloud Services and Switching Technology Group. Ramaswami had been at Cisco since 2002, and also served at Xros, Tellabs, and IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center. Broadcom said that previous Enterprise Networking Group head Nariman Yousefi has become Senior Vice President of Infrastructure Technologies.