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Shaygan Khedapir: New Coriant CEO


Shaygan is the current chief executive of the company by the name Coriant. He is one of the board members of the executive committee and chairs their meetings. Coriant is a corporation that has a track record with a reputation for performance and supply of networking solutions that are innovative in more than one hundred countries in the world. This is without the exclusion of the nine out of ten global tier in the providence of telecommunication and communication services as a provider.

Shaygan has a great talent in leadership and the way he takes up leadership roles. Every company that he goes through appreciates every effort that he makes in the lives of many. He is also a well reputable CEO and technologist. He is also recognized for technology, and leadership skills and his experience is vast and spans more than twenty-eight years of experience in the financial services, telecommunication and also the technology industry.

Shaygan’s career began twenty-nine years ago at GTE incorporation. He was later appointed as EVP for Verizon company as well as the chief information officer for the same company. He was also given a leadership role to attend the executive members meetings as an executive member. He was the appointed as the leader of the executive team that was selected to enhance the company to greater heights. This was using efficiency, modernization, innovations as well as pioneering products such as the FiOS as one of the biggest and largest infrastructure projects that are in the entire United States of America with over twenty billion dollars as investment capital.

Shaygan, later on, joined Barclays bank and was given leadership positions as the leader of the creation of the transforming program that led the turnaround of the bank in technology in banking that was a significant change in the history of the bank. This transformation was in more than fifty nations in the entire world and with more than one hundred and fifty thousand employees in the bank. After that role in the bank, Shaygan became the CEO of Jupiter Networks. During his tenure in the corporation, he helped develop an integrated operating plan for that particular company that will be focusing on the high IQ networking as well as Cloud Builder. Before he went to Coriant, Shaygan worked for Marlin equities where he laid focus on strategic telecom and investments in technology as well.

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Shaygan Kheradpir named the new CEO of Coriant


Shaygan Kheradpir is the new Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Coriant, an optical transport systems vendor in Naperville, Illinois. He will be replacing Pat DiPietro, who will now serve as an Operating Partner and as the Vice Chairman of Coriant.

Pat DiPietro was the Chief Executive Officer of Coriant since 2014. He helped integrate with Marlin Equity Partnersto establish Coriant, and since then, Coriant has helped several of its clients with integrated optical planning solutions, packet optical transport solutions, optical LAN and broadband access, routing solutions, and intelligent network management.

With over 3000 employees, Coriant provides quality and effective service to customers all over the world.

The switch in the executive role was announced last year in September.

About Shaygan Kheradipir

Shaygan Kheradpir was born on December 19, 1960 in London and spent his childhood in Iran. He moved to the United States in order to obtain a degree from Cornell University. He finished his undergraduate study, masters, and Ph.D programs from Cornell University in electrical engineering.

Later on, he worked as the Chief Executive Officer of Juniper Network, a multinational corporation headquartered in Sunnyvale, California that specializes in networking products like routers, switches, network management software, network security products, and software-defined networking technology.

He has also worked for Barclay Group as Chief Operations and Technology Officer. While at Barclay Group, he helped establish “front-to-back digitazation using industrialized controls and product innovation.”

Along with working at Barclay Group and Juniper Networks, Shaygan Kheradpir served as an executive for GTE and Verizon. At GTE, he helped implement the Telephone Operations Network Integrated Control System, or TONICS, which allowed GTE to have a “nationwide network control platform.”

Shaygan Kheradpir became the Chief Information Officer for Verizon when “GTE plus Bell Atlantic fused in 2000 to create Verizon.” While he was running Verizon, the company developed many breakthrough technologies such as internet streaming, high-speed data, and carrier-grade voice over IP, or VoIP.

Last year, Shaygan Kheradpir was appointed as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Coriant in Naperville, Illinois. He replaced Pat DiPietro as the CEO of the company.

that Kheradpir shows for the company is a great promise for the future for the overall health of the company.

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About Shaygan Kheradpir’s Career And His Achievements At Coriant.

Shaygan Kheradpir is a technology and business industries enthusiast who has been an executive in this fields for a long time. He has worked for various notable technology based companies and helped them achieve a lot of market success. Shaygan Kheradpir is one of the highest academically decorated business executives as he holds a Ph.D. in Engineering. His career record in the business sector is complimented by several notable life-enhancing innovations in technology.

He has previously served as the Chief Executive Officer at Juniper Networks and also a board member of this firm which he joined in January 2014. Before his career at Juniper Networks, he was working at Barclays PLC as the Technology Officer and Chief Operations Officer. In this firm and at this positions, Shaygan Kheradpir played a supervisory role over products and services delivery operations. His role was to ensure that all Barclays PLC customers and clients across the globe were able to receive the best services from the firm. He also became the biggest crusader of the technology agenda in this bank. His operational supervisory role covered the bank’s retail outlets, client cards, corporate products, wealth creation and investment banking. His mandate stretched to over 50 countries, and he helped Barclays’ emerge as the top market banking firm in this regions. He also worked at Verizon Communications where he was the Chief Information and Technical Officer. In this firm, Kheradpir played a major role in the innovations sector where he was part of several historical innovations. He greatly contributed to the development of communication networks.

Kheradpir currently works at the world famous large-scale communication solutions provider, Coriant. At this firm, he is the Chief Executive Officer. Coriant has been independently in the market since 2013 and within this time, it has managed to achieve more than what its predecessors did. This firm’s success has been due to the great effort that Shaygan Kheradpir has put in making sure that this firm offers the unbeatable market products. This technology innovator has achieved a lot with this firm in the market. Under his leadership, this firm’s innovation sector has grown and to produce a variety of products to the market. Its new hardware and software products in the market are changing the way optical transmission works. With this new products, Coriant has helped the world break barriers in voice, data, and mobile networks by introducing platforms like 3G, 4G, and 5G. Coriant has achieved all this success with Shaygan Kheradpir as its head.

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How Kyle Bass Has Of Late Become A Failed Businessman

We all know of Kyle Bass’ glory days at the top of the business market back in 2008 and 2009. Kyle Bass’ Hayman Capital Management, a global hedge fund firm was also doing so well in business. This firm was making great profits from the spoils of the 2008 financial crisis. This was the one, only and last time Kyle Bass was going to predict successfully a financial situation in the market. His Hayman Capital Management’s profits at this time came from the sales of subprime mortgages he had acquired during this sectors bad financial crisis. This subprime mortgages that Kyle Bass acquired from the investments banks which were closing down at that time helped his Hayman Capital Management firm get enough capital to venture fully into the business sector as a hedge fund firm.

At this time, nobody knew that Kyle Bass will be the doom of his Hayman Capital Management. Soon after the crisis, he started joining economically and financially motivated talks on media platforms. Kyle Bass could not be a miss on any economic talks on the Tv or in Newspapers offering financial insights. It did not take long before things got out of hand for both Kyle Bass and his Hayman Capital Management. He had been making an economic analysis based on luck and chance. But it seems neither of the two have been anywhere close to Kyle Bass recently. He has been making wrong financial moves ever since the 2008 crisis. His Hayman Capital Management has been going through heavy losses through Kyle Bass bad investments. This firm has been on the brink of collapse several times due to his negligence. The worst part about failures this is that Kyle Bass is not showing any of withdrawing either from the analytical or hedge fund market.

You will be surprised to realize that by the end that year, the Japanese economy was flourishing. The new president of Japan, Shizo Abe had also put in place economic strategies to make sure that the economy would continue to thrive. Another failure of Kyle Bass and his predictions came up on his prediction that Argentina’s economy would prosper under the new economic changes by the then despot, Cristina Kirchner. To his surprise, the economy of Argentina failed badly and led the country to an economic crisis.  Read the full story at the following link: