Our Founder – Dr. Anand Kumar

Dr. Anand Kumar, a Chartered (FCSI), Ph.D., MBA, LLB, PGDBM, and Dip.in Training and Development, is a senior banking and insurance professional who holds a professional experience in handling financial and management operations in the UK, Singapore, and India. He also worked as a Visiting Fellow with Business School, University of Greenwich, London, UK for twelve years.

Dr. Anand Kumar, after relinquishing executive board director responsibilities is now working as a Non-Executive Director and Board Member with two international banks based in London, UK.

Dr. Anand has been a strong believer that educational growth will transform the Indian society and help India achieve an inclusive growth. After being an ardent supporter of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), a children’s charity, in the UK and consistently supporting ‘Save the Children’ Foundation, he started the Kusum Foundation in India to enable the rural population to learn basic vocational skills and take a step towards a brighter future & self-reliance.