Anand Chandra is an accomplished entrepreneur with expertise in agricultural technology and a passion for driving innovation and sustainable growth in the agri-business sector. Anand is a graduate of Agricultural Sciences from AAI in 2002 (now SHUATS) and an MBA with a specialization in Agri-Business Management from MANAGE in 2004. He has close to two decades of experience in Agri-Commodity Based financing. He has been a part of ICICI Bank as the National Product Head for the Agri-Commodity Finance Business. He was instrumental in developing the product and the associated processes for the Bank since its inception of the product. Anand has been a part of the prestigious “Accessing Global Markets” program at Cornell University.
He is the Co-founder and Executive Director for Arya.ag, India's largest Digital Grain Commerce Platform. Arya's profitable growth, while bridging the trust gap across the agricultural value chain, reflects Anand's leadership and people skills.