Shaygan Kheradpir works as a technology executive and also an astute business person. He has a well-defined educational background, and he has managed to study up to doctorate level in electrical engineering in Cornel University. He has contributed immensely to the deployment of Fios, which happened at Verizon. He has been part of the employment of the Pingit mobile and the transform program currently at the Barclays Bank. Shaygan was born in London and grew up in Iran. His high school education was at Aiglon College, which is situated in Switzerland. His father was a doctor specializing in ear, nose, and throat.
He started his ambitious career at the GTE Corporation. At the laboratories of the GTE Corporation, he worked in various sections, which include controls, management, and network routing. Shaygan Kheradpir was in charge of the development of a network center involving transmission, infrastructure, and switching. This important innovation enabled the company to be able to consolidate its vast network of businesses, resulting to an efficient and easy to manage network operations for the corporation. Shaygan later moved to the firm’s headquarters, where he played a vital role in the development of the wireless, wire line, and information units.
The company later united with the Bell Atlantic and formed the Verizon. Shaygan Kheradpir worked as the chief information officer at Verizon, and he worked there for eleven years. His main achievement at the firm happened when he led a team of more than 7,000 employees to develop new products named lobi and Verizon one. At Verizon, he was able to cut the spending budget immensely, and this he did through outsourcing, negotiating with vendors, and ensuring that the company maintained proper utilization of its assets. In 2011, he joined the Barclays bank, which has its headquarters in London, as the chief operating officer in charge of the international retail bank. Shaygan rose to become the chief operations and the technology officer in charge of retail, wealth, business, cards, and investment banking. At Barclays bank, he has overseen major changes that have placed the bank ahead in terms of digitization and product innovations. Shaygan Kheradpir served as the technology officer at Barclays from the year 2011 up to 2013, when he moved to Juniper Networks, where he held the position of chief executive officer. In November 2014, Shaygan Kheradpir resigned as the chief executive officer of juniper.
In early 2015, he was able to join the management team of Coriant, and in September, through appointment, he became the chief executive officer of the company. This leadership position at Coriant was supposed to enable him to facilitate Coriant’s industry growth, while focusing at the solutions that are of importance of the customer in the dynamic and competitive market. Throughout his career, he has been able to build a fantastic team that is able to provide the changes that matter to the employees, customers, community, and the investors. Through hard work, he has connected and innovated across multiple industry sections.