A Few Things You Should Know About Coriant And Shaygan Kheradpir

Coriant has been operating as an independent company since 2003. The company uses technology that comes from Siemens Optical Networks, Sycamore as well as Tellabs. The company launched after becoming successfully independent from Nokia Siemens Network, which was at that time under the ownership of Marlin Equity Partners. However, the company was expected to merge with Sycamore and start operating as Coriant America Inc. Marlin Equity Partners also announced that it had plans to merge Coriant with Tellabs and still continue operating as Coriant.

The company is well respected in selling software and hardware for optical transmission purposes for voice, data and mobile networks. The company mainly deals with products that have optical multiplexing DWDM purposes over fiber optic cables as well as networks that electrical cross-connection for optical paths. The software products it deals with are mainly for planning and management.

Shaygan is lucky to have very able leadership to enable it move forward and achieve more. It is led by Shaygan Kheradpir in the role of Chief Executive Officer as well as Chairman of the Board. With his leadership, Coriant has been able to drastically improve its service delivery in the more than 100 countries it operates in.

Shaygan is a recognized technology and business leader who has a wealth of experience of not less than 28 years of being in executive leadership positions across telecom, financial services and technology. Shaygan made his career debut at GTE Corporation and went ahead to get appointed as Verizon’s Chief Information Officer. At that time, he was also part of the Executive Team that was very responsible for ensuring systems modernization, pioneering product initiatives as well as efficiency.

He would later join Barclays as the Chief Operating and Technology Officer and make history as being the first officer to sit on the company’s Executive Committee. At the company, he was very influential in creating the company’s TRANSFORM program that was a very historical transformation.

From there, he would later join Juniper Networks in the role of Chief Executive Officer that he served with a lot of dedication. All through his career, he has been very influential in making sure that he delivers only the very best; precisely the reason he has been highly sought after by companies.

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