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Shilen Patel Named Chief Business Development Officer At Cal Water

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Shilen Patel Named Chief Business Development Officer At Cal Water

India-West News Desk

SAN JOSE, CA – California Water Service (Cal Water), has named Shilen M. Patel as its new Chief Business Development Officer, effective June 1.

“Shilen has played a key role in executing our business development strategy. This promotion is well-deserved recognition for his contribution to our growth, and I look forward to welcoming him to the officer team,” Martin A. Kropelnicki, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer said in a statement.

Patel becomes the first Indian American officer of the second-largest water utility in the country.

Prior to joining Cal Water in July 2019, Shilen served as Director, Strategy & Development at Veolia North America. A seasoned professional with more than 18 years of progressive business development and corporate strategy experience, he holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and political Science from UC Santa Barbara and is expected to complete a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara University at the end of 2023.

California Water Service Group is the largest regulated water utility in the western United States. It provides high-quality, reliable water and/or wastewater services to more than 2 million people in California, Hawaii, New Mexico, Washington, and Texas through its regulated subsidiaries, California Water Service, Hawaii Water Service, New Mexico Water Service, and Washington Water Service, and its utility holding company, Texas Water Service.

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