Over the last twenty years, Noel has worked across industry, academia and the voluntary sector. He was the founder & managing partner of Prashnodaya; Vice President in Human Resources with Accenture, India; and Head of HR Consulting with Ernst & Young, Mumbai.
Since 2008, Noel has devoted most of his time to research & teaching: he has been a visiting professor at the School of Management, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Noel holds a doctorate from the University of Mumbai for his research in the Sociology of trust within organisations.