Venkat Nagaswamy is a seasoned, highly strategic marketing and demand generation executive with a proven track record of growth and success through building great teams. As Chief Marketing Officer, Nagaswamy is responsible for Mitel’s global marketing motions, including demand generation, field marketing, corporate brand, and analyst relations. He has deep expertise in data-driven go-to-market functions, with a focus on B2B marketing in enterprise communications and SaaS organizations.
Prior to joining Mitel, Nagaswamy was Global Vice President of Marketing at 8×8, where he successfully led the digital transformation of that company’s marketing functions. Nagaswamy was also co-founder and CEO of Mariana, a pioneering AI for marketing technology company that used deep learning to identify, target and engage B2B customers. Previously, he also held leadership positions at Juniper Networks and McKinsey and Company. Nagaswamy has an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Stephen M. Ross School of Business, a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and a BTech in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.