Board of Trustees

Ajit Isaac

“We believe no organization can exist without creating both better work and better life for its ecosystem”

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. He has worked for 10 years in Leadership roles in the Private Sector before founding PeopleOne in the year 2000 which was later acquired by Adecco. He invested into IKYA (now Quess Corp) in 2009 and took on the role of CEO & MD. He partnered with Fairfax in 2013 when Fairfax invested in Quess which went public in July 2016 with a record-breaking IPO oversubscription of 144x. Read more

Marcel Parker

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 38 years, Marcel has worked with several prestigious organisations 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.