Anand has over 11 years’ experience in various industries including the establishment of palm oil plantations, renewable energy, waste to energy projects, developing of new markets, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and business creation. He was previously the Director of Operations and International Business for Konsultant Proses Sdn Bhd focusing on energy solutions on various sectors.
Anand was formerly working alongside the Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia Berhad on public policy initiatives with the government, treasury, and identifying and evaluating new strategic investment business opportunities in various segments. Prior to this, he also had stints at engineering consultancy firms Symonds, Travers and Morgan Ltd. and Ranhill Berhad. He is currently the Managing Director of Konpro Group involved in plantations and renewable energy leading the transformation of the country towards increased energy management and optimization.
He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Liverpool and Master of Science in Transport and Business Management from Imperial College, London, UK. He is a member of the Institute of Civil Engineers, UK; Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, and finalizing his registration as a Certified Energy Manager.