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Shahryar Khan
Head of Automation & Systems, Transport Networks, GSO at Telia


At present heading the development and operations for Transport infrastructure and services automation at Telia group. Also leading from the front in the journey of digital transformation and driving the organizational change towards more agile and ingrained devops. Current key responsibilities include development of an automated service deployment solution for 5G Mobile backhaul and migration of legacy transport services to a fully automated orchestration platform.

Previously Chief Architect and Expert in Multi-service Transport networks in Ericsson. Lead development of mid to long term target Transport network architectures for 5G ready networks. Responsibilities included innovations in network slicing, cross domain control and orchestration and programmability aspect for the 5G ready transport networks. The role encompassed taking up strategic customer engagements with lead tier 1 customers.