Executive Vice President and President, Retail
Eric Schoch is Executive Vice President and President, Retail for NCR Voyix.
Eric is a seasoned executive with extensive experience leading high-growth technology businesses on a global stage, developing innovative solution portfolios and building high-performance leadership teams. He has an exceptional track record of execution and driving for results while leading successful market transitions and business turnarounds. Eric has a strong reputation for inspiring teams, fortifying business operations, and directing astute product and go-to-market strategies delivering sustainable results.
In January 2023, Eric assumed responsibility for NCR Retail and the engineering and technology functions serving both Retail and Hospitality. From 2019 to 2023, Eric was responsible for global retail sales and field operations. He joined NCR in December 2016, where he led the North American Retail business. Prior to NCR, Eric held various business unit (BU) leadership roles at Cisco Systems over eight years. His last role at Cisco was Vice President of Product Management and Go-To-Market for the Network Function Virtualization (NFV) BU. Prior to moving into the Software Defined Networking space, Eric was the Vice President and General Manager of the Hosted Collaboration Solution Business Unit.
Prior to joining Cisco, Eric was the Vice President Americas Sales at Polycom, where he was charged with transforming the go-to-market model. Before Polycom, Eric spent more than 11 years at Nortel Networks, where he held numerous executive leadership positions across sales, marketing, business development, product management and corporate finance. Eric began his career journey at DSC Communications with roles in corporate strategy, sales and marketing operations. He holds a BBA in marketing and finance from Stephen F. Austin State University, an MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas, and studied technology leadership, innovation and change in high-tech companies at the London Business School as part of an executive leadership development program.
Eric is married with two children in college and lives in McKinney, Texas. He is an avid outdoorsman, enjoys early morning workouts and golf. Eric serves his community through his church and serving on the American Heart Association Cotes du Coeur executive leadership team in Dallas, Texas.