Mr. Deepak Parekh
Mr. Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC Ltd.
Mr. Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC Ltd.
Deepak Parekh, Chairman, Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited, is credited with revolutionizing the concept of rural marketing of services in India. He has built an institution that is synonymous with trustworthiness, transparency, customer dignity and employee loyalty.

A career banker, Mr Parekh has evangelized the importance of quality deliverables, at the right price, and on time. This has ensured that HDFC has a lean cost to income ratio, and benchmark profits per employee.

A person with an abundance mentality, Mr Parekh is trusted by all stakeholders of HDFC, the Government of India, and all who are touched by his life. He has the unique ability of redefining complex problems, and solving the same, innovatively.

A busy person, who always has time for the right cause.

Mr Parekh has been identified as one of the 50 Asian leaders who are at the forefront of change. He is recognized for his persuasive powers, market sensitivity, and financial wizardry. All these attributes have been used to full advantage over the past decade as India entered the global league.

Mr Parekh is compassionate yet firm; a strategist with an eye for detail; and a businessman cum a social reformer. He has a bold vision for the role of India in the metamorphosis of the world.

We salute Deepak Parekh, winner of the IMC Juran Quality Medal 2008.