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Portrait de John Chambers
Age : 67
Public asset : 32,511,937 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Cisco Systems, Inc.

Summary 
Mr. John T. Chambers is Executive Chairman at Unmanned Innovation, Inc., Executive Chairman at Cisco Systems, Inc. and Chairman at U.S.-India Business Council.

He is on the Board of Directors at Pindrop Security, Inc. and OpenGov, Inc. Mr. Chambers was previously employed as President & Chief Executive Officer by TGV Software, Inc. and Senior Vice President-US Operations by Wang Laboratories, Inc.

He also served on the board at Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

He received his undergraduate degree from West Virginia University, a graduate degree from West Virginia University and an MBA from Indiana University.


Current positions of John Chambers 
NameTitle Since
Cisco Systems, Inc.
(Communications & Networking)
Executive Chairman 1991
Unmanned Innovation, Inc. Executive Chairman 1995
U.S.-India Business Council Chairman -
Pindrop Security, Inc. Director 2017
OpenGov, Inc. Director 2016


Holdings of John Chambers 
NameEquities%Valuation
Cisco Systems (CSCO)
Communications & Networking
966,7540.020%32,511,937 USD


John Chambers : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Michael D. Capellas Cisco Systems, Inc.
Kristina M. Johnson Cisco Systems, Inc.
Edward Monser U.S.-India Business Council
Richard P. Lavin U.S.-India Business Council
Mark D. Chandler Cisco Systems, Inc.
Sally Susman U.S.-India Business Council
Brenton Saunders Cisco Systems, Inc.
David Cordani U.S.-India Business Council
Ajaypal Singh Banga U.S.-India Business Council
Shephard W. Hill U.S.-India Business Council


Biography of John Chambers 
John Thomas Chambers His mother was a psychiatrist and his father was an obstetrician.

When Chambers was nine years old, he was diagnosed with dyslexia. Aided by a therapist, Chambers learned to cope with his disability. In November 2006, he was named Chairman of the Board, in addition to his CEO role.

Chambers served on the Board of Directors of myCFO.

Personal
Chambers and his wife Elaine have two children, Lindsay and John.

Political contributions
Chambers has made political donations totaling over $180,000 to the Democratic Party and over $1,000,000 to the Republican Party. He served as a co-chair in Republican John McCain's 2008 presidential bid.

Since 2010 Chambers has also served as a Commissioner for the Broadband Commission for Digital Development, which leverages broadband technologies as a key enabler for social and economic development.

  • 2012 Franklin Institute's Bower Award for Business Leadership
  • Compensation

    • 2013 - Total compensation of $21,049,501, which included a base salary of $1,100,000, a cash bonus of $4,700,080 , stocks granted of $15,237,652, and other compensation worth $11,769.
    • 2012 - Total compensation of $11,687,666, which included a base salary of $375,000, a cash bonus of $3,953,376, stocks granted of $7,348,265, and other compensation worth $11,025.
    • 2008 - Total compensation of $18,767,149, which included a base salary of $375,000, a cash bonus of $3,002,802, stocks granted of $6,442,000, and options granted of $8,938,260.
    • 2007 - Total compensation of $12,801,773, which included a base salary of $350,096, a cash bonus of $3,500,000 and options granted of $8,944,000.

    Books
    Chambers is mentioned in books about his management and leadership style.

    • John Chambers and The Cisco Way (Waters, John K., Wiley, 2002) ISBN 978-0-471-00833-0
    • The Eye of the Storm: How John Chambers Steered Cisco Through the Technology Collapse (Slater, Robert, HarperBusiness, 2003) ISBN 978-0-06-018887-0


    Source @ Wikipedia



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    John Chambers : Connections 
    RWJ Barnabas Health, Inc.
    MasterCard International, Inc.
    Illinois Institute of Technology
    Cigna Healthcare & Group Life


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