Gordon FellerDirector: Cisco Consulting Services, Cisco
Gordon Feller is a Director with Cisco Consulting Services, based at the company's global headquarters. He works with both corporate and public sector leaders worldwide to solve pressing problems in ways that harness the power of emerging technologies.Prior to joining Cisco, Feller was CEO of an international research organization which began as a magazine inside the World Bank and was spun off ten years later, in 2001. For nearly 30 years, Feller has advised on economic and technology issues with leaders of multinational companies, cities, NGOs / foundations, and national governments. His clients have included World Bank, United Nations, German and Canadian national governments, The Rockefeller Foundation, IBM, Reuters, Metropolis, and United Cities & Local Governments.
Feller advises leaders on how advanced technologies are helping to solve complex problems such as reducing carbon emissions, while developing practical and forward-looking solutions where economics, technology, and sustainability intersect. His work is the basis of a documentary film and other multimedia projects. Feller has written hundreds of articles for newspapers, scholarly journals, and magazines, including for CFO Magazine, Urban Land Magazine, TIME Magazine, Financial Times. He was formerly executive editor of Urban Age Magazine and Planet Earth Magazine.
Feller is the Co-Founder of Meeting of the Minds which he started at Urban Age Institute and continues to be the Master of Ceremonies and Convenor. Feller has been a keynote speaker at key leadership events. Feller received his Bachelor’s in political science, cum laude, and a Master’s in international affairs, both from Columbia University, where served as a Lehman Fellow, a Wallach Fellow and a Deans Fellow.