In 2013, Coriant that was founded by Marlin Equity Partners became an independent company. This was following the business acquisitions by Sycamore Networks Solutions and Nokia Siemens Networks. Since then, Coriant has established headquarters in Germany, Naperville, Munich and USA.
From the local level, Coriant has so far extended its services worldwide. Having placed markets in even government agencies, the company has a vast target of markets. All these include; electric utilities, mobile and fixed line service providers, large enterprises, submarine network operators and content providers. Currently, Coriant is known in over a hundred countries for offering solutions in innovative networking in leading network operators. This has led to it attracting many customers. Some of Coriant’s customers include; cloud providers, enterprises and government agencies and the global Tier 1 Communications Service Providers.
Shaygan Kheradpir was recently appointed as Coriants CEO following his great experience. Shaygan graduated from Cornell University where he was studying engineering and has so far worked with many technology and financial service industries. Shaygan came in to succeed DiPietro who later on took the position of the company’s vice-chairman with Robert Leggett the chairman. Shaygan Kheradpir has worked closely with Marlin Equity Partners senior management team as an Executive Operator. Being an active member, he qualified for the leadership position. The company is looking forward to drive solutions that will help the company survive the competition in the vast end-user market.
He began his career in GTE Corporation and thereafter has worked in different organizations. He was the CEO of Juniper networks and he also has worked as chief operations and technology officer at Barclays.
Shaygan has worked in financial service, telecom and technology industries. In this, he has gained an over two decades experience. He is then looking forward to provide high levels of service agility, automation and programmability in the company.
Offering a vast line of products, the company is currently hosting an average of over 3000 employees. The vast products include; intelligent network management, integrated optical planning solutions, packet optical transport solutions, optical LAN and broadband access, MSPP solutions, cross-connect or TDM solutions and edge routing solutions.