Alka was born and raised in India. After graduating from the university, diploma and software engineering degree in Computer Science, she settled in London in 1990. She has worked with some of the leading merchant banks in UK like Kleinworth Benson, Dresdner, Normura. She owns and runs a software company ‘Critical Mission Computing Ltd’, with more than 25+ years of experience. The company specialises in bespoke development, mobile applications, digital marketing and design. She has a great passion for her job, and recognised with niche for timely and high quality delivery of her projects. She loves to meet people, enjoys theatre, music and travelling.