Ajay Prabhu is the COO of QuEST Global. Ajay’s association with QuEST Global dates back to the year 2002, when he took charge of the India Delivery Center, and has grown the organization from 200 employees to 4000+. He played a pivotal role in QuEST Global’s foray into aero structures domain, which has led to some major business wins for the organization in the aerospace and defense sectors.
Under Ajay’s leadership, QuEST has increased its global reach and has set up delivery centers in several cities of USA, Italy, Japan, India, UK, Australia and Spain. Ajay’s passion and commitment to excellence permeates every facet of QuEST Global. His relentless drive to build a best-in-class company through delivery and people process excellence has resulted in AS9100, PCMM Level 3, ISO 9001:2000, ISO 27001, ACE Gold recognitions for QuEST Global and has been a key factor in bringing the organization on achieving CMMI Level 3 recognition. Ajay has architected a unique business process and institutionalized the rhythm that has resulted in scalability, predictability and enhanced customer and employee satisfaction.
Ajay worked with HP & Agilent Technologies in California for six years before moving to QuEST Global. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from NITK, Surathkal (India) and MS & Ph.D. degrees from the University of Massachusetts (USA). Ajay’s research work on very high frequency amplifiers was recognized with an award from the IEEE (Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Microwave Society Fellowship and he holds two US Patents.