Cognosante Promotes Spiro Fotopoulos to General Counsel


McLean, Va., Oct. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cognosante, a leader in health information technology solutions and services for Federal and state public health agencies, today announced the promotion of Spiro Fotopoulos to General Counsel.


Spiro joined Cognosante in 2015 as Vice President and Associate General Counsel. In this role, he provided legal advice and support to all Cognosante business units on a wide variety of matters, and managed all labor and employment-related matters for the legal department. He has more than 20 years of legal experience, serving in both private and in-house practice. Before joining Cognosante, Spiro served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at CACI International for more than seven years. 


“Spiro has been a tremendous resource and advocate on behalf of Cognosante. Since his arrival, he has continued to demonstrate the powerful impact each team member has on our organization,” said Cognosante founder and CEO Michele Kang. “As a trusted colleague, we are thrilled he has stepped into this new role.”


“I am excited by the opportunity to join the Cognosante leadership team and to continue to work on behalf of our outstanding employees and clients,” said Spiro. “I look forward to this expanded legal advisory role and will work hard to ensure Cognosante maintains high ethical standards and integrity in all that it does.”


About Cognosante

Cognosante provides technology solutions, business process outsourcing, and consulting services to Federal, state, and local government health agencies. The company has nearly three decades of experience working with 48 states and the Federal government, developing, managing, and executing large, complex health information programs. Its expertise includes: Medicaid; Medicare; military and Veterans’ health; the health insurance marketplace; data standards and analytics; modular system development and integration; and fraud, waste, and abuse detection and prevention. Visit for more information.


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