Tashbeeb ShahidSenior Director, Global Data Center Solutions, Black Box
As the Sr. Director of Global Data Center Solutions at Black Box, Tash oversees the data center practice, which provides end-to-end design, engineering, and delivery solutions for global clients and strategic partners. He manages the business development and solution delivery for this practice, ensuring quality, efficiency, and innovation.
With over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Tash has a strong background in network architecture, engineering, design, sales strategy, and operations. He received his Bachelors and Masters in Electrical Engineering from Wichita State University. Tash has previously held engineering positions for ISP providers like Sprint, managed Data Centers for large enterprises such as Qualcomm, and developed global sales enablement strategy across various technology vectors for Cisco. He also has a Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs from UC San Diego, which gives him a keen understanding of the economic and political aspects of global data center business.