Coriant and the New CEO

Coriant is a telecommunications company that sells a variety of software and hardware for the core network of data, voice and mobile networks. Coriant was founded in 2013 and offers their services worldwide. They now have more than 3,000 dedicated employees and have headquarters in Munich and Naperville, Germany, as well as the United States. Coriant offers services and products such as optical planning solutions, optical transport solutions, intelligent network management, edge routing solutions and optical lan and broadband access.

Coriant has over 35 years of experience when it comes to assisting their customers in getting the most out of their transport networks, which is ideal, as the bandwidth demand for businesses skyrockets.

Coriant is at the top of their class, offering superb synchronization for ever changing mobile networks and providing excellent hybrid switching for service agnostic framework. They also offer decreased power consumption for DCI applications. They are also top in their class for being able to adapt to optical transport.

CEO and Chairman of the Board Shaygan Kheradpir, can take a lot of the credit for Coriant’s explosion in its recent success. Shaygan has over 38 years experience in the telecom, technology and also the financial service industry. Starting his extensive career at GTE Corporation, Shaygan quickly became a leader of a team that was directly responsible for implementing one of the biggest infrastructure programs in the United States Fios, worth more than $20 billion. After his successful run at the GTE Corporation, Shaygan joined the company Barclays, and soon transformed the bank for the 21st century throughout 50 countries.

Shaygan Kheradpir was born in London on December 19, 1960, however, Shaygan was raised in Iran. From there Shaygan relocated to the United States to further his education. He attended Cornell University and subsequently acquired a bachelor’s degree, a master’s degree and a doctoral in electrical engineering. During his stent at Cornell University, he was a member of the engineering council. Shaygan also owns several patents, including telecom, media and payments. Considering Shaygan’s young age, there is little doubt that he will continue to strive!