About Anand

Anand helps organizations across industries unlock the full potential of digital and technology, focusing on innovation. He helps his clients evolve their operating models and transform their businesses to effectively serve their customers while scaling operations efficiently.

Anand is the coauthor of Digital @ Scale: The Playbook You Need to Transform Your Company (John Wiley & Sons, 2017), which serves as a playbook for senior leaders in organizations to achieve the full-scale benefits of digital. He currently serves clients across the consumer, energy, hospitality, advanced-industries, and financial-services sectors.

Anand also coleads McKinsey Academy globally, a core component of the Impact and Capability Accelerator growth platform, helping drive capability-led transformations for clients. Prior to joining McKinsey, he spent 19 years at a global management-consulting and professional-services firm, most recently as the chief strategy office for the digital arm.

Published work

3 capabilities CMOs must build to transform marketing,” Chief Marketer, January 2018

Harnessing scale to drive successful digital transformations,” McKinsey & Company, August 2017

Digital @ Scale: The Playbook You Need to Transform Your Company, John Wiley & Sons, June 2017

Past experience

Managing director—chief strategy officer, Accenture Digital


Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management
MBA, strategy and operations

Case Western Reserve University
BA, economics