Technology giant Coriant recently made news by making a big change in leadership. The company recently announced that Shaygan Kheradpir would take over as as its Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman. Kheradpir had previously had a close relationship with the company while maintaining other roles. He is well known as an intelligent leader with an accomplished career in the technology world. Kheradpir’s move to Coriant should strengthen and grow the company even more.
Shaygan has nearly 30 years experience working in technology. That experience is very important to Coriant, especially considering the growing demand by users in this space. Shaygan is taking over the reigns for Pat DiPietro, who is the former company President. His wealth of knowledge dates back to Cornell University where he earned a doctorate in electrical engineering. Throughout his career he has worked with many prestigious companies such as Barclay’s, GTE, Verizon and Juniper Networks. He has held executive positions at all of these companies.
Over his career with a number of companies Shaygan has been instrumental in growth and success. At Barclays he helped develop he Pingit mobile payments software. At Juniper Networks he helped to cut cost majorly by devising a plan that focused on cloud building. While holding a number of patents, Shaygan continues to be a huge influence over the technology community speaking in various forums across the nation.