Coriant is the world’s leading innovative networking solutions supplier to network providers. The company provides services in telecommunications, mobile backhaul, optical transport networks, transport software defined networks, submarine networks, integrated packet transport network, and data center interconnect among other services.
Coriant is a very large private company in the telecommunications industry with its headquarters in Munich, Germany. It was founded in 2013 and today, it has almost 5,000 employees. It provides its services to the top network providers in more than 100 countries. Out of the best 10 global first tier communications service providers in the world, nine of them are served by Coriant. The other customers include enterprises, cloud providers as well as government agencies. It provides the best services to its customers and that is why it attracts the top customers. The current CEO is Shaygan Kheradpir.
Coriant was formed by Marlin Equity Partners following a merger between Tellabs, Sycamore Networks, and Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) Optical Networks. Having been in the market for more than 35 years of success, Coriant brings its customers the professionalism and insights required in the technology innovation. Today, Coriant holds more than 1,800 patents in technology innovation and has its offices in over 48 countries. It also has R&D centers in Germany, Finland, Portugal, the United States, Canada, and Asia. Berlin is its center for state-of-the-art production.
Coriant does not just serve its customers and leave. It creates a lasting relationship with them and keeps on offering solutions to the needs they may have. In the process, Coriant’s business model is of its kind as it also allows the company to regularly update its customers on the industry trends, advances and information technology. The company’s staff are professionals who are can be relied upon and who understand that satisfaction of the customers is very key to the success of the company. This explains why they offer the customers the best services.
About Shaygan Kheradpir
Shaygan Kheradpir has worked in the financial services, technology and telecom industries for more than 28 years where he has served as the executive. He serves as the CEO and Board Chairman at Coriant where he joined in September 2015.
Kheradpir started his career in GTE Corporation. After that, he became the Chief Information Officer at Verizon and also served in the executive leadership. He afterwards joined Barclays where he served as the Chief Operations and Technology Officer. Immediately before joining Coriant, Kheradpir was the CEO of Juniper Networks. He graduated from Cornell University with bachelor’s degree and later with master’s degree in engineering.