Alok Perti
The Chairman, Coal Preparation Society of India and Former, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Government of India
Alok Perti
Shri Alok Perti holds Bachelor’s degree in Science and a Master`s degree in Physics from the University of Allahabad. He also holds Master’s degree in Social Planning & Policy in developing countries from London School of Economics, United Kingdom. He joined Indian Administrative Service in 1977 and has worked in various ministries that include Coal, Defense, Health and Welfare. In Ministry of Coal, he has worked as Additional Secretary, Special Secretary and Secretary. He introduced GCV based grading and pricing system in the coal industry. He also notified the rules for introducing the procedure for allotment of coal blocks through the bidding route. He was among the Board of Directors of several Public Sector Companies which included Coal India Limited, Bharat Dynamics Ltd, Mazagon Dock Ltd, Goa Shipyards Ltd., Garden Reach and Shipbuilding Engineers Ltd, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, Bharat Electronics Ltd and Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd.