There are many telecommunications companies in that particular field and among them is Coriant. Coriant was founded in the year 2013. It is a large corporation which has its headquarters located in four regions; the USA, Munich, Naperville, and Germany. The company is under the leadership of Shaygan Kheradpir. He is the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the enterprise and is assisted by Pat Dipietro the Vice Chairman. Coriant offers a wide array of products which encompass hardware and software worldwide. These products vary from Integrated Optical Planning Solutions, MSPP Solutions, and Packet Optical Transport solutions, Cross-Connect/TDM Solutions Intelligent Network Management, Edge Routing Solutions, Broadband Access and Optical LAN. The company has been a big player in telecommunications since it became an independent company from Marlin Equity Partners.
Shaygan Kheradpir the current CEO is a business and technology executive. He is an American citizen who was born on December 19, 1960, in London, UK. He attained a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree and a doctorate in electrical engineering from Cornell University. Shaygan’s father was an ear, throat and eye doctor who practiced in Iran. Therefore, he grew up in Iran but later relocated to the USA to further his studies at university Shaygan Kheradpir had been employed at Marlin Equity Partners as an operating partner for a while. Shaygan’s expertise lies in telecoms industries, technology sectors and financial industries which he has all worked at for a period. He is extremely qualified with more than 28 years of experience and a doctorate under his sleeve.
After university, Shaygan was first an employee at GTE. GTE later became Verizon where he still worked. His competence and hard work at Verizon earned him the Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer positions. While still there he was part of a project called the fiOS program which went on to be one of the biggest infrastructure programs in the United States. He transferred from Verizon to Barclays where held the position of Chief Operations and Technology Officer and was made a member of the bank’s executive committee. He then moved to Juniper after a while where he also held a leadership position as the CEO. However, he worked at Juniper for less than a year before moving to Marlin Equity Partners. Shaygan Kheradpir has held other roles. From, 2007 to 2010 he was one of the Advisory Board of the YMCA of Greater New York from. Currently, he is a member of the Engineering Council at Cornell University. He has also sat on the board of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) from 2010 to 2013.