Birmingham, Alabama – March 16, 2007 CircleSource, Inc. today announced the appointment of Maqbool Patel as Chief Information Officer. In his new position, Dr. Patel will be responsible for driving the company’s technological capabilities to meet client demands as the firm continues expands its market penetration and its geographic reach.
Dr. Patel obtained his bachelors’ and masters’ degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, and later earned a doctorate in Computer Engineering from Drexel University. He was a faculty member at the University of Minnesota’s Radiology Department, concentrating on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) research. He has to his credit several peer reviewed publications in international journals and book chapters in prestigious publications like Academic Press and CRC Publications.
After 3 years at Minnesota, Dr. Patel joined GE Medical Systems as Lead Designer where he worked for nine years holding several positions of increasing responsibility, including architect, manager and director of engineering. He later joined Emageon as Director of Platform Engineering before becoming Vice-President of Technology Integration.
“We’re excited to have Dr. Patel joining CircleSource,” stated Alston Noah, board member and investor. “He is exactly the right person to keep our company on the leading edge of technology offerings and help us take advantage of the many excellent opportunities ahead of us.”
About CircleSource, Inc.
CircleSource is a dynamic international IT solutions company, delivering efficient services through process innovation, leveraging global resources to revolutionize the global sourcing industry. Our mission is to meet and exceed business challenges through innovative technology solutions by empowering a results-oriented environment guaranteeing trusted-advisor relationships between our employees and clients. The company is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, and has regional offices in Huntsville, Alabama and Nashville, Tennessee, with a wholly owned subsidiary in Bangalore, India.
CircleSource is an ISO 9001:2000 certified company and was awarded the U.S.
Small Business Administration’s 8(a) certification and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council’s certification in 2005. http://www.circlesource.com