Hans Robertson

Hans Robertson
Hans Robertson
Investor, Dedrone Inc.

Hans Robertson co-founded and was the Chief Operating Officer of Meraki. Meraki created the first cloud-managed enterprise networking products, including wireless and switching systems. The business ultimately grew to over $100 million in annual sales before Cisco purchased the company for $1.2 billion in 2012. Following the acquisition Robertson was a Vice President at Cisco and helped run Meraki as an independent division, with 2015 sales of approximately $1 billion. Prior to founding Meraki, he was a Product Manager at EMC and was an early employee at VMware. Robertson began his career as a business analyst at McKinsey & Co. Robertson holds a Bachelor's and Master's degree in computer science from MIT.