Coriant hires Shaygan Kheradpir as new CEO

Shaygan Kheradpir is joining Coriant as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Coriant is an optical transport company that provides all kinds of innovative supplies and networking solutions for companies all over the word, and it has hundreds of countries it serves.

Coriant’s competition in the field comes from other companies in the business such as Alcatel-Lucent, as well as Ciena and Cisco, along with Huawei, and Infinera, to name a few, and Kheradpir will be helping to guide Coriant into outdoing all of this competition as he takes the reins of the company.

Shaygan Kheradpir brings decades of management experience

Kheradpir is relieving the former CEO, Pat DiPietro, who know will be the vice chairman of the company, as well as returning to a role as one of the operating partners at Marlin Equity Partners. It’s not Kheradpir’s first time as a CEO, the man was also a CEO at Juniper Networks in 2014 for almost a year.

Kheradpir has decades of experience in the technology field and also has over 28 years of experience as a manager.  As such, he has been employed at big and successful companies like GTE, Verizon Communications, and Barclay Bank.

Kheradpir has plenty of schooling to do the job

Besides practical experience, Kheradpir also has earned not only a master’s degree and a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Cornell University, he has also earned a Ph.D in engineering from there as well. Plus, he has been part of the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology and at one time served on Cornell University Engineering Council’s board. This shows he can also handle negotiations within organized groups and help facilitate successful talks and other needs regarding his company.

All in all, the big news is that Kheradpir is sliding into the slot as Coriant’s new CEO and is taking over from Pat DiPietro, and so is the new leader of the optical transport company.

Newark CEDC Thrives Excellent Leaders At The Forefront

The economic development of the city of Newark relies heavily on the Newark CEDC. This is the corporation that pushes the city forward. It doesn’t matter if it is fundraising or business summits that attract business leaders. The Newark CEDC is in the driver’s seat when it comes to making the city better. Luckily, there are some strong leaders in place that are taking the wheel and expediting the time frame in which the city is growing.

Kevin Seawright is the Executive Vice President and the Chief Financial Officer for the Newark CEDC. He has a lot of experience, and his strong financial background has given him the ability to lead effectively. It is evident that his leadership is working because the city is showing a lot of progress. As someone that has worked in positions like payroll director in previous jobs he has become a strong leader with Newark CEDC.

Seawright has been in place to help with the fiscal management, and his skills have made the Newark CEDC quite successful in a lot of different ways. He has been instrumental in working with operations coordinator Ambreen Hernandez and Cesar Vizcaino, director of economic development, to bring lots of businesses to the Newark area. In this management role Kevin Seawright has a lot to do with the budgets and the contracts that come into the Newark area. Since this is the largest city in New Jersey there is a lot to be involved in. He has managed more than $200 million in contracts for different government operations in the city.

Kevin has also been a well recognized Academic, with a specialized degree from Notre Dame’s Mendoza School of Business.  Kevin can also be found on Twitter, where he talks finance, but also a good deal of NFL on the weekends.

As Newark continues to grow there were be more opportunities for other businesses to thrive in this area. The city is so close to New York that it is inevitable for businesses to expand into this city. What the Newark CEDC does is show business leaders that there are opportunities to thrive in this city. This corporation works directly with the mayor and small business centers to connect with the residents of Newark. The staff for the Newark CEDC establishes events that will draw businesses in the city. This corporation also plays a part in attracting new residential property builders.

Overview of Coriant Company

Coriant was founded in 2013 as an independent company.Its major area of concern is in telecommunications. It has its headquarters in the USA, Naperville Germany and Munich. It also has over 3000 employees who help clients’ access services worldwide. Technology for this industry comes from Tellabs, Siemens Optical Networks and Sycamore Networks. This company became independent under Marlin Equity Partners ownership from Nokia Siemens Networks. In January 2013, the merging of Sycamore Networks was announced, and this was to form Coriant America. Later on in December 2013, Tellabs and Coriant merged up and come up with Coriant, which was made the operation company.

 

Shaygan Kheradpir is one of the key people in this company since his contributions have brought about positive impacts. Shaygan is a business and technology executive who spent his early life in Iran. He was born in December 1960 in London, United Kingdom. He attended Cornell University and managed to attain a Bachelors, Masters and doctorate in electrical engineering. He specialized majorly on control systems. Shaygan was appointed recently as the chief executive officer of Coriant. This was after him working closely with the company’s senior management team. He played a great role in operating the executive and shifting focus to Marlin Equity Partners.

 

According to Shaygan, he feels his leadership will help the company in the growth of its strategies and also strengthening customers’ relations by providing them with solutions for surviving in the dynamic and competitive markets. Mr. Kheradpir says that he was attracted to Coriant because of its organized portfolio on packet optical, global research, data networking solutions, large enterprises as well as the expanding customers’ base. He is determined to ensure customers access networking solutions which are cost effective and optimized highly on programmability, automation and service agility.

 

They are sold in the Backbone Network, which majors on mobile, voice and data networks. These products are used in the hIT 7300 and are preferred over fiber optic cables. ThehIT 7300 help in optical multiplexing while the hIT 7100 which are the fiber optic cables in the connections of optical paths. The software products for network planning and management are the Trans connect and TNMS respectively. Coriant has done well in its operations and the services given to customers are of great quality.

 

All Of The Right Things Have Been Done For OrganoGold

When someone wants to be living a healthier life than they have been, one of the first places they may go to to help them do that is a company that is offering health products. Not every company that claims that their products are healthy is telling the truth, though, and people need to be careful of that. One company that has told the truth and has always conducted itself in the best way is OrganoGold. This company is about giving people healthy coffees and teas and making sure that they are living the best lives possible. The company is formed around a Chinese herb that offers health benefits, and the products are great because of that.

Bernardo Chua started up the company after many years serving other companies as a businessman, and he has put his all into making it succeed. He loves the company and all that it is doing, and he wants it to always be at its best.

Bernardo Chua has had a love for the Chinese herb, which he’s mentioned on social media, that the company is formed around for a long time, and he eventually decided that it was time to take his love for the herb and do something great with it. So he formed the company and pushed himself to get it known all across the globe.

The company would not be all that it is today if it were not for the dedication that the CEO has shown to it, and it also could not have taken off so well if it had been formed around any other kind of product. OrganoGold is succeeding because all of the right things have been done for it.

Highland Capital Management’s Efforts in Healthcare Investment Recognized

The Highland Capital Management together with its branches manages assets worth over $20 billion. The company announced that its Health Fund had received a performance award from the 2015 HFM US Hedge Fund.

Mr. Dondero recognized the efforts of the team led by Michael Gregory. He noted that the team’s excellent healthcare experience had finally bore fruits. The US Hedge Fund awards acknowledge the ‘ 40 Act funds’ and other funds that have outshined their counterparts in both quantity and quality. Effective management styles, interaction with investors, and performance data of spun of three to five years was used to award the winner.

Michael Gregory, who is the Managing Director at Healthcare credit and Equity, supervises long/short Healthcare Fund.

Gregory said that the company was aiming to maintain the high performance. He noted the awards signify the excellent investment process, top-notch risk management, and collective teamwork. The fund was developed to offer capital appreciation solutions to the investors. The long /short fund provides excellent risk management techniques.

Mark Okanda and Jim Dondero are the founders of Highland Capital management. The company is based in Dallas, Texas. It has offices in Sao Paolo, Seoul, Singapore, and New York. The company manages a broad client base consisting of financial institutions, individuals, government, and others. On October 23, 2015 Jim, co-founder and CEO of Highland Capital Management appointed Terry Jones as institutional product President.

Jim graduated from the University of Virginia with a honors degree in Finance and Accounting. His earlier stages of investment career can be traced to the Morgan Guaranty Program, where he worked as a credit analyst. He contributed to the growth of the Protective Life from inception with just a concept to over $2 billion.

Jim is an active humanitarian, who funds community based organization that support education, veteran affairs, and policies. He contributed to the launching of the Collateralized Management Account. He is an accomplished academician. He is a Certified Management Accountant. Over the years, he has earned the right towards Chartered Financial Analyst.

This article was originally published in the PR Newswire http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/highland-longshort-healthcare-fund-wins-2015-hfm-us-hedge-fund-performance-award-300176870.html
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