Analytics Specialist, ESPN
Since joining ESPN’s Production Analytics Team in 2010, Alok has contributed significantly to the use of analytical content across all ESPN platforms. He has played an integral role in the development and usage of new metrics such as Total QBR for the evaluation of quarterbacks and the Basketball Power Index (BPI) to rate the performance of men’s college basketball teams.
Alok earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mathematics with a specialization in statistics from Boston University in 2008. During his time in college, he performed a work for distinction project on winning in the NBA and also worked as a statistical analysis assistant in product evaluation for the Gillette Company.