Coriant Welcomes New CEO, Shaygan Kheradpir

Coriant is a technology firm that was created in the year 2013. The company was created as a result of a spin off from Nokia Siemens Networks, which established Coriant as an independent firm. Marian equity partners are the current owners and managers of Coriant, and are looking to expand the firm with additional acquisitions and merges of existing technology firms.

Coriant has dual headquarters. Its US headquarters is located in Naperville, Illinois. The company’s European headquarters is located in Munich, Bavaria State, Germany. Coriant develops and sells products for fiber optic networks. This includes actual hardware such as fiber optical wires and connection devices. The company also sells programs that companies can use to run their fiber optic networks more efficiently. Coriant services major corporations, government agencies, financial institutions, the military, telecommunications firms, utility companies, educational facilities and delivery companies such as UPS. The firm also cooperates with other leading technology and fiber optic development firms to collaborate and create solutions and products for clients.

One of Coriant’s newest addition to the board is the appointment of former Verizon employee and electrical engineer Shaygan Kheradpir. The board of directors at Coriant believe Shaygan is the perfect choice for helping to lead Coriant into a new era of innovation, sales and distribution of its products. Shaygan Kheradpir had an astounding career at Verizon where he rapidly rose through the ranks and become known as an innovator and expert manager of employees.

Coriant’s board believes that Shaygan can continue his reputation of increasing sales and boosting innovation at Coriant. While working at Verizon Shaygan Kheradpir was instrumental in developing Verizon Fios, which was the company’s first completely fiber optic cable. Coriant believes an employee such as Shaygan Kherapdir will be invaluable to the firm. He has an incredible amount of experience working with fiber optic cables. From the design of fiber optic cables and programs, to editing and revising products as necessary, distribution, sales, and marketing, Shaygan Kheradpir knows fiber optic cables and devices inside and out. This is why Coriant is so excited to be appointing Shaygan as CEO of the newly formed company.