Ajit Prabhu is chairman and CEO of QuEST Global, a $1 billion product development and production engineering company that enables Fortune 500 companies to increase profitability and transform markets. QuEST has grown at a 30% CAGR since its 1997 inception, a testimony to Ajit’s entrepreneurial spirit.
Ajit has been recognized for his business acumen, including: 2017 T.I.E. Global Entrepreneur of the Year, 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, 2014 SICCI Outstanding Entrepreneur. Ajit is a RAeS fellow and IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt™.
Ajit holds a MS in biomedical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), where he is a Livingston W. Houston Society Patrons member for lifetime giving and a School of Engineering advisory council member; a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Old Dominion University, where he is a department of mechanical engineering hall of fame member, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Karnataka University.