Mr. Alok Jain is the CEO and Managing Director of Trans-consult, a management-consulting firm specialising in advisory services for technology driven public transport operation and management. He has a long portfolio of experience in the transportation sector and is an international expert trainer with the International Association of Public Transport. He is a fellow of Civic Exchange and serves in the Council for Decarbonising Transport in Asia. He is a Senior Advisor to IoTSG/AllThingsConnected, Singapore.
Mr. Jain served as Deputy Operations Director of The Kowloon Motor Bus Co. (1933) Ltd. (KMB) between 2013 and 2016, leading the strategy and planning for improving efficiency, instilling process management, restructuring the network and implementation of new technology, which resulted in a HK$1 billion turnaround in profitability.
Prior to KMB, Mr. Jain was the Director of Trans-consult Asia, Hong Kong, and MVA Asia, Hong Kong, and led the design and planning of many large-scale transport infrastructure projects.
Mr. Jain has also worked for MTR Corporation/KCR Corporation, Hong Kong for 12 years. His last position was General Manager-Marketing. Prior to which he also worked in the areas of railway/metro project planning and management, operations planning, testing and commissioning of new lines, revenue management, financial appraisals, and strategic planning.
Mr. Jain played an active role in a number of other business organisations and worked in many countries in a career spanning over 30 years. With several publications to his credit including contributions to a book on best practices in railways operations and management, he is a regular speaker on multimodal integration, public transport operations and management, SMART mobility, and clean vehicle technologies.