Anand joined OMERS in June 2021 as Head of Asia Pacific Equities. Based out of Singapore he is responsible for delivering absolute return performance across a range of asset classes in the Asian region with a primary focus on Equities.
Anand comes to OMERS with 25 years of experience investing across global markets. Prior to OMERS, Anand was involved in managing absolute return multi-asset portfolios at River Valley Asset Management in an entrepreneurial role, which he took on after spending time with Legg Mason International Equities as a senior portfolio manager in the Global Emerging Markets team, managing multiple equity strategies based out of London and Singapore. Anand was a senior member and a director of equity research at Citigroup Asset Management from 1998 to 2005 during which he helped develop world-class processes in research and portfolio management to deliver alpha in a systematic manner.
Anand holds a Bachelor of Technology from G B Pant University, Pantnagar (Uttarakhand), India and MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIMB), Bangalore, India. He is also a CFA charter holder.