News about Shaygan Kheradpir joining Coriant to work as the Chief Executive Officer is all over the internet. Coriant is one of the leading companies in the United States that supplies dynamic metro-to-core transport solutions. The company has full-service offices in over 100 countries and serves the world’s top tier Communications Service Providers (CSPs). Mr. Shaygan Kheradpir was tapped by the management to help drive the company’s growth strategy and strengthen focus on new network solutions.
It seems Coriant knew who they are entrusting this prestigious position. For many years, Shaygan has been recognized globally as a renowned business and technology expert. He is a respected executive who has many years of experience in a broad range of fields such as technology, telecom, innovation and finance.
Shaygan Kheradpir did not earn his reputation overnight. He started his career at GTE Corporation but later moved to Verizon to work as the EVP & Chief Information Officer. Shaygan has also served as the Chief Operations and Technology Officer at Barclays. While working at Barclays, he was also invited to be part of the bank’s Executive Committee. Basically, before taking his current position at Coriant, he has worked for a plethora of companies both big and small.
Shaygan has managed to have a successful career because of his good education. He graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor’s, a master’s and a bachelor’s in engineering. He is a go-getter who believes in education as the key to success in life. Because of his hard work and dedication, he has received several honors and patents spanning technology, business, innovation and media. It is because of his contribution in technology that he was appointed to serve in the Cornell University Engineering Council and the advisory board of the U.S. National Institute of Standards & Technology.
Questioned on why they gave him this challenging position, the company said that Mr. Kheradpir is a proven business and technology leader with extensive knowledge of a broad range of fields. The management released a statement on their official website saying that Shaygan’s expertise will play an important role in the company’s growth.