According to an article released by Light Reading, Kheradpir has been named the new CEO of Coriant, succeeding Pat DiPietro, who will be taking the vice president post in the company. Coriant is one of the leading optical transport vendors.
Kheradpir is one of the most decorated executives working in the technology industry. He has years of experience, working as the chief operations and technology officer at the Barclays world. He also worked at various capacities with Verizon Communications and GTE, both technological companies.
Another factor that makes Kheradpir the most suitable person for this position is the fact that he had for years worked with Coriant. Therefore, he is familiar with the running of the company. He had a chance to with Coriant when he worked with Marlin Equity Partners as an operating executive.
Marlin Operating Partners has had a lot to do with the foundation and success of Coriant. Being an executive at Marlin, Kheradpir was constantly communicating with Coriant’s top management. It is only right to assume that he knows a lot about the company and how it is ran.
On top of this, Kheradpir, is very focused at whatever he does. He is guided by strong policies and excellent strategies. Also, he has a very strong education background, having gone up to the doctorate level. For the few months that he has been working with the company, they have achieved significant growth. It is hoped that things will get even better, with Kheradpir stewarding the company.
A Brief on Shaygan Kheradpir
Shaygan Kheradpir was born in London and raised in Iran. He was born in a strong background, having a father who was a nose, throat and ear doctor. Kheradpir relocated to the USA to pursue higher education. While in the United States, he attended Cornell University, where he graduated with his bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees in the field of Electrical Engineering.
Kheradpir is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Coriant, having being appointed for this position in the year 2015. Before then, he had worked for a number of companies in the financial and technology world. His career started at GTE laboratories in the year 1987. He later worked for Verizon Communications which resulted from a merger between GTE Laboratories and Bell Atlantic. Kheradpir later moved to work at Barclays Bank and lastly Juniper Networks, before finally joining Coriant.
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