Nihad Panju

Nihad Panju is a research analyst for the firm’s consulting projects and based in Mumbai.

His previous experience has been in the design space with Brand specialists,’Colette and Yvonne’, working on branding/packaging for names like Essar, Kisan, Lakme, Taj Spa, etc. He also worked with ‘Design SNM’ (Shirin Neterwala Malkani) where alongside branding for Kitab Khana, Sutures India, Coo Coo, Jai Vakeel School, he worked with clients on their bespoke design needs.

Nihad graduated from the Raffles Institute of Design with a major in Interactive Multimedia Design.

Olinda D’mello

Olinda D’mello has been with Quest Partners since 2001 and has risen to the position of Head of Administration & Financial Accounting.

She has the overall responsibility for financial accounting and office administration including secretarial and reception services, payroll, conference planning & travel, information & data processing, mail, records management.

Puneet Acharya

Puneet Acharya is a Research Analyst at Quest Partners and based in Mumbai. Over the past one year he has been closely involved in both, the areas of technology & consulting, as well as research & analysis and brings a varied experience to the practice.

He started his career working with startups and then worked as an intern at the Reserve Bank of India. He then moved on to working with one of the biggest NBFC’s in India. While still in college, Puneet co-founded a small tech venture where he served as the Chief Marketing Officer and lead the strategic side of the business as well.

Currently, he is working on a Quest project for setting up a new tech company which would bridge the gap between SMEs and experts and would serve as a platform for collaboration for on-demand projects.

Puneet has a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce with majors in Finance from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai.

Aliasgar Umrethwala

Ali has been with Quest for the past 10 years and heads IT and Systems Admin.
He has spent over than 10 years in system administration, networking and hardware maintenance. He ensures the streamlined operation of the IT Department in alignment with the business objectives of the organization.
He is responsible for planning, coordinating and designing IT-related activities of the organization, as well as providing administrative direction and support for daily operational activities of the IT department.
He works closely with the team at all levels to identify, recommend, develop, implement, and support cost-effective technology solutions for the organization.