Anand Venkateswaran expertise lies in the Standardization, Consolidation & Restructuring related engagements,“Hub and Spoke“ model creation and Lean Six Sigma across multiple industries. He set up the first captive Finance Shared Services Centre for a large conglomerate in the GCC. He is a certified in LSS Black Belt, Economic Value Add (EVA) from Harvard Business School & Program Management (PMP & PRINCE2). He has led complex & critical Tech-Ops transformation programs in Standard Chartered for multiple geographies (APAC, MENA & AMERICAS) with the focus on reduction in cost, turnaround time & errors. His experience spreads across Banking, Finance, Retail, Insurance & Outsourcing domains. He is an active speaker within the GCC and Nanyang Business School, Singapore on Process Excellence & Change Management. Anand also professionally practices Ten-Pin bowling, Diving, Toastmaster, Salsa and Art of Living.