Shaygan Kheradpir is a well-known business and technology specialist. In academics, he has worked hard to achieve a doctorate in Engineering from the Cornell University. His bachelor’s and masters degree were all from the same University. Shaygan Kheradpir had begun his career at the GTE Corporation where he was in charge of control, networking, and management. He worked hard to be crowned the chief information officer at the same organization, and he became highly respected for being able to deliver new products. All these achievements happened even before the firm merged with Bell Atlantic to become Verizon.
At Verizon, he significantly contributed to the establishment of FiOS Fiber Optic and DVR. He was also involved in the diversification of the telecommunication services and also the automation of services. He worked as an information officer at the firm for eleven years, where he managed a team of seven thousand, which supported the systems of information technology. One of his great achievement at Verizon is the development of Verizon one, which was a new product that was developed from scratch. Shaygan Kheradpir was also involved in the development of iobi that is efficient in the management of caller ID and address book among other features. Due to his hard work and close supervision, the firm was able to bring down its IT budget, which was initially at six percent to four percent of revenue. He was able to achieve this significant milestone by promoting negotiations with the vendors, while at the same time outsourcing and utilizing company assets in an efficient manner.
Shaygan Kheradpir later joined Barclays as the chief operations and Technology officer. In a short time, he became the chief operations of the bank, but this time round he was to be in charge of the entire bank globally. It was a memorable achievement because it was the first time, in the bank’s rich history, a person from the IT sector was to be in charge of the executive team. At Barclays, he promoted the cultural change that is important for the bank to be able to transform itself along the line of the industrialization achievements being experienced in the 21st century. At the bank, he worked tirelessly for the establishment of products that are customer related like the transform program and Pingit mobile payment.
Shaygan was put to be in charge of Juniper Networking in 2014 as the chief executive officer. Juniper Networking is a company that is located in Silicon Valley that works in the networking industry. At the company, he contributed to the establishment of an integrated operating plan, whose main idea was to buy back stock, reduce spiraling expenses, and increase company dividends. This helped in the attainment of the company’s mission that was to establish products and solutions that were able to meet the demands of the world that are well connected. Shaygan Kheradpir was able to build teams that are missions driven in his long career. The teams helped him to achieve the transformation that is important to employees, customers, investors and the community.