Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Investments
Luis Avila-Marco is senior vice president of corporate strategy and investments for Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media and automotive services company.
Avila-Marco leads corporate strategy for Cox Enterprises and oversees a team that focuses on diversification and long-term growth outside of the company’s core businesses. He also serves as an adviser to Cox’s existing portfolio of companies.
Prior to joining Cox Enterprises, Avila-Marco worked as an independent consultant and corporate advisor for technology companies. Preceding that, he worked at Juniper Networks, where he spent six years as executive vice president of strategy and corporate development. In that role, he was responsible for corporate strategy and growing the company through mergers, acquisitions, business development and venture investments. He also spent 14 years at Scientific-Atlanta, a Cisco company, rising from an engineering manager to become vice president of corporate strategic planning.
Avila-Marco has a Master of Business Administration degree from Emory University Goizueta Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Universidad Politecnica de Madrid.