Systems Engineer, Development Advocacy, UK & Ireland. Cisco
Chandni Panchal joined Cisco in 2018 after graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Discrete Mathematics. Since completing the graduate scheme at Cisco, Chandni has specialized in utilizing integrations, APIs, and automation tooling to support customers and partners in addressing their business challenges and is now the Programmability Lead for Cisco UKI.
Having written a series of blogs, lab guides and slide decks about both emerging technologies and programmability tooling, Chandni aims to support the enablement of internal and external stakeholders during their own development journeys.
Closing the gender gap in the technology industry is something Chandni is deeply passionate about and so she supports a variety of initiatives to contribute to that movement. This includes thorough engagement with ShowCode in the organization of the Athena Hackathon (the UK’s largest hackathon exclusive to those who identify as female or non-binary) and mentoring new starters at Cisco.