B. Anand is the Chief Executive Officer of Nayara Energy Limited, a new-age downstream company of international scale. The company was acquired by international investors, Rosneft and an investment consortium comprising of Trafigura and UCP Investment Group.
Anand is a dynamic leader with over 30 years of experience leading high growth businesses, joint ventures and strategic partnerships across consumer, supplier, finance and technology value chain.
Before leading Nayara Energy, Anand was the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Trafigura India, the Indian arm of the global commodity trading and logistics powerhouse. Previously he has served in various leadership positions with Vedanta Plc., HSBC, Citibank, Motorola India and Future Group. He is an Independent non-executive Chairman of Just Dial.
A highly respected voice, Anand is a frequent speaker at global forums. He is deeply and passionately involved in advancement of health & sanitation and gender diversity agenda.
A Bachelor of Commerce from Nagpur University, Anand is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.