Anurag is the chairman of Access Healthcare, which is a fast growing healthcare BPO company. He founded Anavo Global which is a social entrepreneurship incubator, based in the US and India. Its first incubated venture Laurus Edutech, trains over 30,000 students in India in vocational skills using over 25 locations and is biulding a profitable model to train over 250,000 students a year in India. Anavo is also in the process of incubating models to provide a $1,500 house for the homeless and provide primary healthcare to rural India.
Anurag was the Chairman of the Skill Development Forum for the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). He also served on the Board of the National Skills Development Corporation, a first-of-its-kind public-private partnership in India, Anurag is also Chairman of the Board of Laurus Institute, a premier not-for-profit skills development think tank in India.
Anurag just left Dell where he used to lead the Services Delivery unit, a global team of more than 18,000 professionals who deliver leading edge technology solutions to Dell customers around the world. The Services Delivery unit includes Dell’s technology service functions of Infrastructure and Managed Technology Services, Applications, and Business Process Solutions. The organization also includesd Dell’s Innovation group, which was pioneering technology advancements in areas such as Cloud Computing, Mobility, Virtual Data Services, Technology Delivery and Optimization, and others.
Anurag previously led the Perot Systems (now Dell) Applications, Business Process Solutions, Financial Services and Insurance organizations, where he directed global operations and sales to enhance growth and business results. He also served as managing director of the company’s Asia Pacific region.
Anurag also previously founded 3 highly successful, large-scale, India-based IT services outsourcing businesses. He co-founded and served as head of operations for Brigade Corporation, a customer support company with employees across centers in the U.S., Europe, and India. He then founded Vision Healthsource, a business focused on providing IT services outsourcing to healthcare providers and payers that was acquired by Perot Systems in 2003. He also cofounded a succesful finance and accounting outsourcing business, IQ Backoffice, which was bought by LiveIT based in the Philipines, earlier this year.
In addition, Anuragis a part owner and serves on the Board of Asia (Chennai) Engineering, a leading commercial, industrial civil engineering firm in India for the past 40+ years.
Anurag holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a Bachelor of Science degree in electronics and electrical engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pilani, India.