mpm Introduces Motion Control Engineering Manager

maxon precision motors, the leading supplier of high precision drives and systems, has announced that Biren Patel will lead its Electronics program.

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s an evolving program and initiative designed to showcase maxon's technical expertise and capabilities in the USA market for high precision motion control. Patel has been with maxon precision motors for 8 years as Applications Engineer servicing our customers with a high level of technical skills and the support needed to meet their requirements. In Patel's new role as Motion Control Engineering Manager, he will focus on building a technically oriented electronics sales team to service the ever-growing needs of our customers.

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