Chris Spain is Vice President of Enterprise Products and Cloud Services at Juniper Networks. In his
current role, Chris is responsible for driving business growth in the Cloud Delivered Enterprise including SD-WAN and SD-LAN.
Chris is an accomplished global networking executive with extensive experience in product, technical and market innovation. Chris is known for his creative approach to products and keen view to profitability and competitive position. Having enjoyed success across various company sizes and business models, Chris has four patents issued, a number pending, and has been featured in the wall street journal, WIRED and eWeek.
Prior to Joining Juniper Networks, Chris held executive positions at Cradlepoint, Cisco Systems, Aruba Networks and Juniper Networks. During his past tenure at Juniper Networks, Chris managed the security portfolio and established Juniper as number two in market share for Secure Routing. Chris also championed and managed the introduction of the Enterpriser Switching Portfolio, which enabled Juniper to become number three in market share six quarters after market entry.
Chris is married with three children, is an avid photographer, and bit of an adventurer. His highlights
include cycling vertically across the UK. His humbler times include being lost at sea and rescued by the coast guard while diving. Chris’ favorite commute vehicles are his Jaguar F-Type and Triumph Bonneville.