Shygan Kheradpir Jupiter networks CEO, is a holder of bachelors and master’s degree in the field of electrical engineering from Cornell University. He was born in London but attended Aiglon College in Switzerland for high school education. Shaygan started his career at GTE Corporation. He is known through his contribution in the development of Verizon FiOS. Verizon refers to telephone, bundled internet access and television that used fiber optic communication.In the year 2000, GTE and Bell Atlantic merged forming verizon communications a bigger company that dealt with information technology.
Shaygan first served as the Verizon e-business division president according to resume.com, before being appointed to become the CIO at the same company. He managed to lead a team of seven thousand people in the development of IT systems. During his tenure at Verizon, Shaygan contributed to the diversity of the company telecommunication services.His knowledge in technology makes him beneficial to most of the companies he has worked for. Shaygan has innovated and connected multiple industries globally through building mission driven teams in accomplishing company’s goals at the different levels he has worked. Kheradpir worked in the following areas at Verizon; software system management, network routing, wireless networking, and control level. He later moved to the company headquarters at Dallas where he led development projects that entailed information and units of GTE wire lines. Shaygan came up with the idea of forming small teams in the company that were given the responsibility of developing new technology ideas in the market.
In the year 2003, Shaygan managed to come up with iobi which was used to manage callers’ IDs, address books and other services that featured across devices. Shaygan managed to achieve different goals in Verizon Company. Some of these achievements include; the outsourcing of programmers at a lower price, the company managed to reduce its budget by two percent, development of FiOS which used the fiber optic, reduction of staff by 27 percent and vendor purchase by 30 percent. Verizon communications managed to come up with a combination of modem, router, a phone and a portable device. The reengineering that happened in this company was part of the efforts put by Shaygan’s administration through the different divisions. These reengineering involved Verizon core systems which included; website, automated customer systems and a call center. The integration of systems which were initially separated (NYNEX and Bell Atlantic) was also achieved during Shaygan tenure at Verizon communications. In the year 2011, Shaygan joined Barclays acting as the Global Retail and Business Bank chief operating officer. The development of Pingit software which entailed mobile payment was one of his contributions at Barclays. Kheradpir eventually reported to Antony Jenkins after he was promoted to Chief Technology and Operations Officer.
Shaygankheradpir became the chief executive officer of Jupiter Networks in the year 2014. On appointment, Shaygan launched an integrated plan in the company, a plan that aligned with recommendations of the investors and helped to reduce company’s expenses as well increasing dividends. Shaygan says that he believes in focusing around customers and disciplined execution of business fundamentals.