Power People | January 2013
Serco appoints Alpna Khera as Chief Executive
Serco, a FTSE 100 international service company, has appointed Alpna Khera as chief executive for its India Frontline Services business. In her role as chief executive, Alpna will be responsible for developing Serco,s front-line services business in India with particular focus on transportation, healthcare and education services. Serco already has a substantial presence in India with over 40,000 people delivering Alpna,s career spanning over 20 years has been in the infrastructure industry across the Energy & Transportation sectors in field services, business development, sales and operations, working in India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. She joins Serco from GE, where she had a successful 11 year career, the last five years of which was with GE transportation and prior to that with GE Energy. Prior to GE, she served with BGGTS (a JV between and GE and BHEL) and Torrent Power. In her new role, Alpna will also serve as a member on Serco,s regional AMEAA Board. Serco AMEAA is one of the four divisions of Serco Group, covering Africa, Middle East, Asia and Australasia. With a growing workforce of 13,000 people, Serco AMEAA provides front line services across Justice, Immigration, Transport, Integrated Facilities Management, Aviation, Defence, Health and Technology sectors.