The continued growth of the Coriant optical networking brand is something its parent company, Marlin Equity Partners, has looked to secure with the appointment of a new CEO and board Chairman. Coriant will now be headed by former Verizon and Barclays executive Shaygan Kheradpir, who has taken up the roles of CEO and board chairman as Marlin Equity Partners look to build on his 28 years of service as a technology executive for some of the world’s biggest companies; Kheradpir has developed a strong career based upon his skills as both a technology executive and as a high quality business person skilled in making almost any business as profitable as possible.
Ever since the Coriant brand was developed from various departments of Nokia Siemens, Tellabs, and Sycamore Networks under the initial guidance of Marlin executive Pat DiPietro who was always earmarked for a return to his previous role at the parent company. DiPietro will combine his role as an investment executive at Marlin Equity Partners with an advisory role as the Chairperson of Coriant in a bid to maintain some continuity within the company.
Coriant have recently looked to bring a number of new products to the Coriant product line, including a lightning resistant form of cabling and a new form of Cloud developed for the streaming industry. Executives at Coriant believe the best option for the future is Kheradpir, who has a long history of developing the highest quality technologies available in a wide range of industries. The former Juniper CEO made his name as an executive at GTE Labs and Verizon, where he was responsible for developing a number of new strategies for his research and devlopment departments that have become industry standards.
In 2014, Coriant saw a small dip in revenue streams as the company looked to make its mark in the optical networking industry through a series of product launches begun in the early months of 2016. The steady and knowledgeable executive Shaygan Kheradpir has a high level of experience in the development and launch of new products, which he is now coupling with the knowledge of Coriant he built up during his months spent examining the entire company to make sure it remains as profitable as a possible.
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