Alok Goyal is a Partner at Helion Advisors, based out of Gurgaon. Alok focuses on Enterprise Software & Outsourcing investments. He serves on the board of Linguanext, Whatfix and Pipemonk (earlier Zapstitch), is a Board Observer in WorkSpot, and also helps with Helion's investments in Axtria and CrownIT. He is also an Independent Director on the board of eClerx (NSE: ECLERX), a publicly listed company in India.
Prior to Helion, Alok was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of SAP India and had been associated with SAP since the year 2004 in various leadership roles in the United States and in India. Before SAP, He also worked with Siebel Systems, The McKenna Group, McKinsey & Company and Cadence Design Systems. He has completed his MBA from INSEAD (France), MS in Computer Sciences from University of Texas, Austin and his B.Tech in Computer Science from IIT Delhi.
Alok is interested in cricket, light & classical Indian music, hiking and long distance running. In addition, He is passionate about mathematical puzzles and runs a weekly blog at http://alokgoyal1971.com/
Alok is also one of the founding trustees of CAPED, an NGO for Cancer Prevention and Early Detection with a focus on women's cancers.