Maqbool A. Patel is the chief technology officer at Acuitec LLC.
Patel earned his bachelor's and master's degrees in electrical and computer engineering form the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India. He then came to the United States to earn his Ph.D in computer engineering at Drexel University.
He did post-graduate research on magnetic resonance imaging and taught on the faculty of the radiology department at the University of Minnesota, then worked as a lead designer for GE Medical Systems. After nine years with GE, during which he rose to director of engineering, Patel moved to Birmingham to work as vice president of technology integration and director of platform engineering at Emageon. He was CIO for Circle Source and Engineering Vice President at Exogen prior to joining Acuitec.
- Maqbool Patel biography at the Alabama Information Technology Association