Shaygan Kheradpir

Independent Non-Executive Director

Independent Non-Executive Director

BE, Masters & PhD Electrical Engineering


Appointed: 08 July 2015


Board Committee Membership: Chairman: Risk and Compliance Committee


Other directorships: Director of various companies in MTN Group and Cerberus Capital portfolio companies where he co-leads technology and telecom investments. He was CEO and Chairman of Coriant International Group (“Coriant”), a global packet-optical networking company. He is the former CEO of Juniper Networks, a routing and packet switching networking company. Prior to joining Juniper in 2014, Shaygan spent 3 years as the Group Chief Operating & Technology Officer at Barclays Bank PLC in the United Kingdom. Shaygan also spent in excess of 10 years at Verizon Communications until 2011 where he held the position of EVP & Chief Information & Technology Officer.


Skills, expertise and experience: Business leadership and transformational change, business operations, technology and engineering.