Comcast hires former Cisco exec as SVP of finance and strategic planning
Comcast Cable has hired Inder Singh as its new senior vice president of finance and strategic planning.
In his new job, the former Cisco executive is now responsible for Comcast Cable's forecasting, strategy, business trends, and long-range plan preparation, as well as business intelligence and financial support for all product groups.
He reports to Dave Scott, executive vice president and chief financial officer, Comcast Cable.
"Inder's extensive knowledge and more than 20 years of financial planning experience will be instrumental in helping to identify new growth opportunities that are focused on our core businesses," said Scott. "I am thrilled he has joined our team and know that he will be an important player in identifying emerging market trends, evaluating our competitive position, and determining growth strategies that are good for our customers, for Comcast, and for our shareholders."
Prior to joining Comcast, Singh served as vice president of corporate portfolio management and long range planning and a member of the CEO's operating committee, the video board, and the Cisco investment review board.
Prior to Cisco, he served as senior vice president, data networking and wireline equipment at Lehman Brothers.