Partner & CTO, Thinkbridge
Anand is an entrepreneur and a technologist with over 20 years of experience building and leading high-performing technology teams in North America, Europe, and Asia. His passion and experience include technology strategy, business development, complex program management, software development and agile leadership coaching. Anand has worked with several Fortune 500 companies running large technology programs and as a C-Suite advisor. Recently, Anand was the CTO & Agile Coach for Global Business Applications in the IBM CIO’s Office. Anand specializes in technology strategy with a successful track record of delivering large and complex technology solutions.
Anand is currently the co-founder of a renewable energy startup and the Managing Partner of an artificial intelligence strategy & technology consulting firm. Anand is also an advisory board member and consultant for a senior care device platform startup. Anand enjoys playing racquetball and cooking and working with his two children to figure out ways to make problem-solving, fun.
Anand holds an honors degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University and a Masters of Business Administration from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.