Anand is Director of Partnerships at Facebook. He was most recently Chief Product Officer @ Snapdeal / Freecharge, one of India’s pre-eminent Internet franchises. Previously, he was CPO at Bharti Airtel, the #3 mobile operator globally with 300M subscribers driving Wynk Music, Airtel Money etc. and leading the e-commerce business.
Earlier, Anand was with Yahoo, where he held roles of Sr. Director for Search and Mobile and a co-founder of Aeroprise, which was the most-deployed solution worldwide for mobile service management and was acquired by BMC Software.
Anand holds a M.S. in Electrical Engg. from Stanford University and a BS from PSG College of Tech in India. In 2010, he was named Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.