Alok Kumar is an IT industry veteran with twenty years of experience in setting IT companies and running them profitably. Alok has been in very senior IT management positions in Fortune 500 companies and has won several national and international awards.
By the virtue of his role in Sears as Managing Director, he have been working as an entrepreneur,giving strategic vision to the organization. His focus has been to ensure statutory, tax and legal compliance for India entity and alignment in terms of overall management direction of Sears. Having started the company in India from scratch, he
has immense exposure on finance, tax, legal, statutory compliance, corporate communications and HR at very grass-root levels. This helped him shape up the company better than otherwise possible.
His focus was to create an organization which is leadership driven and not leader driven. Keeping this in mind, he brought the best available talent in the organization and ensured alignment and delegation to get best productivity and harmony. Allowing them to nurture and giving them all support helped Sears India become one of the best people oriented organization with robust and employee friendly practices. Sears Holdings also identified Sears India as one of their most strategic assets due to the value they are able to harvest from this investment.
Inaugural Speech at NASSCOM GIC Western Region HR Meet
Sears IT and Management Services India were proud hosts of the NASSCOM GIC Western Region HR Meet on 17th Jan 14 ,attended by Thought Leaders and professionals.
Spoke at IT NEXT 100 Event
BY IT NEXT MAGAZINE
NEXT100 is an annual awards program from IT NEXT magazine that identifies 100 experienced IT managers who have the skills, talent and spirit to become CIOs.The NEXT100 program culminates in a gala ceremony in December 2013, where each winner is felicitated with a trophy and citation.