Alok Mishra recently retired as Vice President, Strategic Capabilities, Johnson & Johnson Medical Asia Pacific after 20 years in the Company. Over this duration Alok held positions as Regional Vice President Marketing & Business Development Asia Pacific, Managing Director of Singapore and India and Area Vice President, South Asia Region.
Alok has a Master’s Degree in Pharmacy and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. He began his career in marketing in multinational companies in India and the Middle East. He is a Member of MENSA. He was awarded the Life Time Achievement Award 2016 by the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar, India,
Alok is an adjunct faculty member at the MBA Program of Singapore Management University and has held similar positions in National University of Singapore & NTU in the past.
He is a member of the Advisory Council for Action Learning at Asia School of Business in collaboration with MIT Sloan School of Management. Alok has also been closely associated as faculty and mentor with the Singapore Stanford Biodesign program since its inception and was awarded “Most Valued Industry Mentor” in 2014.
Alok has wide exposure to the health care industry – Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices and was a Council member of the Singapore Manufacturing Association and Chairman of the India Business Group covering India, Middle East, Central Asia and Africa. He was also the Chairman of Medical Technology & Life Sciences Industry Group of Singapore Manufacturing Federation.
In the past he has held positions of Chairman of Medical Technology Standards Committee of the Standards Council and Chairman of Medical Technology Group, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).