Shaygan Kheradpir is a force to reckon with in the world of business and technology. He has a deep mastery, and background, of business, technology and systems development. His is a unique expertise in developing information systems that cater for and increase the business value of most companies that he has worked in. Kheradpir is a widely respected market player with a wealth of experience and a string of successes. This makes him a ‘hotcake’ in the world of business technology. He boasts of a unique and exponential view of technology and information systems. Kheradpir realized, early on in his career, the importance of developing and incorporating controlled systems in traditional business ventures. He has worked with top companies in both the US and the UK. In his tenure he has successfully helped these companies to develop and launch products which have increased their net worth and income revenues.
Kheradpir was born in 1960 in London, UK. He attended his high school at Aiglon College, Switzerland. He later joined Cornell University for his degree and returned for his masters and PHD concentrating on systems control. He started his long, and successful, career at GTE Labs in Boston. His smart work and ability to deliver saw him promoted to Chief Information Officer. As CIO, he facilitated the development of two successful network projects, TONICS and GTE wireless network.
After the merger between GTE and Bell Atlantic in 2000 to form Verizon, Kheradpir of ireport.cnn was brought onboard as the head of the company’s e-business division. He was appointed CIO due to his ability to perform and deliver products on schedule. As CIO, he oversaw the development and launch of several successful products including IOBI, Verizon One and FIOS. His success at Verizon is due to his unique ability to manage and motivate large teams of people and his keen eye to innovation.
Kheradpir later joined Barclays Bank in 2012. His accomplishments at the bank include, becoming the first executive officer in charge of technology to get a seat at the international bank’s executive team. During his tenure, as the bank’s Chief Operating Officer, he spearheaded the development of the Barclays‘ Pingit system. Pingit launched in 2012. It is an innovative mobile money transfer system for the bank’s customers.
Kheradpir left Barclays and joined Juniper Networks as the Chief Executive Officer. Here he helped innovate and develop the IOP system.
Kheradpir has received many well-earned and deserved accolades. His awards are because of his dedication to improving business operations using innovative technology and control systems. He currently serves as a technology and telecommunication advisor.
Kheradpir has proven himself as a forward thinker and a pioneer in business technology. He is described as an IT guru who uses his genius and wits to grow information systems to improve companies’ business operations. He has numerously contributed to both the IT world and the companies that he has worked in. He is one man who has given his heart and sweat to the business world while leading it towards innovatively new technology systems.