President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Samuel graduated with a B.S. degree in engineering with honors from the University of Madras, India. He has over 27 years professional experience, spending the past 10 years working in the GIS industry. Michael founded Nobel Systems in 1992 and has helped the company grow significantly over the last 4 years. Michael Samuel was honored as a finalist for the Entrepreneur of the Year of the Inland Empire in November, 2003.
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Samuel has over 10 years experience in managing the accounting and finance department within Nobel Systems, which includes the day-to-day management of the accounting functions and systems.
Lt. Col G R Venkatesh
Managing Director and CEO- Nobel Systems' India Office
Mr. Venkatesh has a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Madras, India and M.S. in Geo-Informatics from the International Institute of Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, Netherlands. He has over 30 years of professional experience in mapping, surveying, and photogrammetry. He worked for the Survey of India and established the photogrammetric department for the National Survey Authority of Oman .
Vice President, Operations
Balaji Kadaba is the Operations Manager at Nobel Systems and has over 19 years of experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), specializing in project management, data automation and various technologies associated with it. He earned his GISP (Geographic Information System Professional) certification from GIS Certification Institute and Project Management Certification from California Institute of Technology. He is also in the process of obtaining his PMP (Project Management Professional) certification. Mr. Kadaba ensures smooth operations of various processes that contribute to the successful implementation of GIS projects for Nobel Systems. He guides and formulates suggestions on optimal usage of the resources of the company and effective cost management. As an Operations Manager, he has a clear vision of exactly how the operations help achieve the Company’s goals and sets guidelines that align with the long term goals.
Chief Technology Officer, CTO
Ms. Aretha Samuel is the CTO at Nobel Systems. She holds a Electrical Engineering and Computer Science From University of California, Berkeley. She has more than a decade professional experience in the field of IT, Web, Mobile and Application Development, GIS, Utility, Transportation, Oil and Gas. Her focus is on Web Development, Mobile Applications, Data Analytics in GIS, System Architecture & Design, and Product Development. She has extensive knowledge in Cloud, Open Source, Deployment, Support and Maintenance. Aretha has extensively worked with HTML, XML, SQL Server, SQL Database, Java Script, ASP.NET, JAVA Applets, CSS, IIS and Web Services.