Ajit Isaac is credited with building Quess Corp into India’s largest Business Services provider within a span of 10 years. Under his leadership, Quess has accelerated the transition of informal jobs to formal platforms thereby helping bring predictable incomes, social security, healthcare and other benefits to thousands of workers across India. He is a gold medalist in his PG programme in HR and a British Chevening Scholar from Leeds University and has worked for 10 years in Leadership roles in the Private Sector before becoming an entrepreneur in the year 2000. Ajit invested into IKYA (now Quess Corp) in 2009, took on the role of CEO & MD and partnered with Fairfax in 2013. Quess went public in July 2016 with a record-breaking IPO oversubscription of 144x. This success achieved by Quess can be attributed to a combination of strong organic growth and a series of deep value acquisitions, 23 in all. Ajit’s expertise in identifying value-accretive and transformative deals combined with his focus on operational efficiency and business development has helped Quess scale itself rapidly. He is a first generation entrepreneur and under his leadership Quess is now a 292,000+ strong family with over USD 1.2 Bn in revenues. Ajit is passionate about giving back to society and was instrumental in setting up Careworks Foundation which today supports over 10,200 students across 51 schools. He was nominated for the ‘India Forbes Leadership Award’ in 2011 and was voted as a finalist in the 2016 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year (EOY).
Subrata Kumar Nag
Subrata Kumar Nag is the Group CEO & Executive Director of our Company. A seasoned finance professional with almost three decades of experience, he is responsible for implementing the Company's overall long and short term strategies. He has been a part of Quess since 2008. Prior to joining us, he was the Vice President – Finance and Company Secretary of Ilantus Technologies Private Limited. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Calcutta and is qualified from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).
An alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, and St Stephen’s College, Delhi, Marcel is one of the senior most HR professionals in the country. Across a career that has spanned over more than four decades, Marcel has worked with several prestigious organizations like Voltas, ITC, the East India Hotels, Xerox, The Royal Dutch / Shell Group, SAP India and Raymond. He has served as the Regional President of the National Human Resource Development (NHRD) Network and a member of the National Board for several years. He is also associated with the CII and the Employers Federation of India. An ICF certified coach, he excels in coaching senior management professionals to reach their potential and mentors young people.