Noah Yago

Sr. Director

Domain Leader: Core HW Platforms, Emerging Technology and Incubation, Market Development

Noah leads the development and execution of investment strategy for Cisco’s Emerging Technology and Core Hardware business units. He also leads Cisco Investments’ Market Development efforts and EMEA activities. Noah has over two decades of experience building companies as a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and board member and has led investments in DataRobot, Dremio, D2iQ (Mesosphere), Cyber-Ark, Qlik Technologies, CyOptics, Getaround and many others.

He joined Cisco Investments in 2017 from Triangle Peak Partners. He was a venture capitalist at Israel-based JVP, and began his investment career at NY-based merchant bank Veronis Suhler Stevenson.

Noah earned his MBA from Stanford and his BA from Tufts, where he majored in computer science and in German Language & Literature.





  • Canada
  • Europe
  • US


  • Core HW Platforms
  • Emerging Technology and Incubation
  • Market Development