Shaygan Kheradpir: A Visionary For The Future


Kheradpir: A Visionary For The Future

Shaygan Kheradpir began his career over twenty- eight years ago, graduating with a Bachelor’s, Master’s, and PHD in engineering from Cornell University. Since this time Mr. Kheradpir has risen amongst the ranks, starting at GTE Corporation and switching to Verizon as EVP and Chief Information Officer. In this position with Verizon, Shaygan worked with a team to help streamline the company and make Verizon more efficient. Too, while with Verizon, Mr.Kheradpir worked on one of the largest product initiatives, FiOS, who had an initial 20 billion dollar investment.

Moving on from Verizon, Mr.Kheradpir began working for Barclays as Chief Operations and Technology Officer. In this position Shaygan was a leader in the TRANSFORM program which transformed the historical banking service for the 21st century. Shaygan was one head of this program over 150 thousand employees in 50 countries.

After his role with Barclay’s, Shaygan became CEO of Juniper Networks. Juniper Networks works in program innovation to help clients solve program issues and network faster for more Company efficiency. Shaygan developed an Operating plan that focused on development in the areas of High IQ Networking and Cloud Builder.

In his latest position, Mr.Kheradpir is CEO and Chairman of the Board for Coriant which specializes in faster networking connections for their clients that results into more efficient networking solutions. This role was possible as Shaygan was in a short term role with Marlin Equity Partners as Operating Executive, where he worked closely with Coriant learning about the daily operations. Coriant is equally satisfied to have Mr. Kheradpir as CEO and Chairman of the Board in hopes of rising to a new professional and economic growth for the company.

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