CEO and Vice Chairman of the Board
Pat DiPietro is the CEO and Vice Chairman of the Board at Coriant. Mr. DiPietro brings over 30 years of industry experience and expertise to his role. In addition to launching several highly successful networking products and start-up ventures, Mr. DiPietro has held executive management and R&D roles in leading telecommunications and technology companies, including senior leadership roles at Nortel and Bell Northern Research. Mr. DiPietro previously served as Managing Partner at Canada’s VG Partners, overseeing the company’s Technology Fund. As a venture capitalist, he managed large portfolios and teams and sat on numerous Boards, including Sandvine, SiGe, Continuous Computing, BTI Systems and BelAir Networks.
Mr. DiPietro earned a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Queen's University, and has completed a Masters in Telecommunications Management courses from Carleton University.