As leader of GE’s India Technology Centre, Alok inspires multi-disciplinary GE technology teams to see, move, and create the future of flight, precision health, and the energy transition. He leads GE’s contemporary research innovation in India, maximizing value creation through strategic deployment of intellectual property. Alok collaborates with GE’s internal and external partners and ensure India’s prominent role in industrializing GE’s solutions. He stimulates an inclusive work environment for the organization, propagates a culture of innovation, and works to ensure best-in-class talent.
Prior to his current role, Alok served as chief operating officer at the GE India Technology Centre and general manager for Engineering in India for GE Aviation. He developed and led an innovative and high-performing team to create deep technical impact across GE Aviation and established a successful Services Engineering organization in the region to support GE’s key customers. Alok has been with GE for more than 21 years and has held engineering and technical leadership positions across GE Aviation, GE Power, and GE Research. Prior to joining GE, Alok spent eight years at the Indian Defense Research & Development Organization (DRDO).
Alok serves as the co-chairperson of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) National Committee on R&D and Innovation.
He holds a Master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.