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Anant Bhagwati

Partner, Mumbai

Anant Bhagwati is a partner in Bain & Company's Mumbai office. He co-leads Bain India's Digital practice and is a member of the firm's Industrial Goods & Services, Infrastructure, Consumer Products and Financial Services practices.

As a member of Bain India's leadership team, Anant focuses on technology and IT / BPO services as well as digital enablement. He has more than 15 years of experience in the FMCG sector and management consulting. His current focus area is helping large and mid-sized technology firms and industrial companies drive business building and performance excellence.

Anant is at the forefront of establishing Bain's Digital practice in India. He drives business transformation programs across industries enabled by digital enablers and holds expertise in customer episode redesign and dealer enablement, big data and analytics use cases for leading. He has also deployed Bain's analytics use case library covering manufacturing, supply chain, commercial excellence, sales and business development for B2B industrial companies, including productized solutions aimed at rapid deployment.

Anant is passionate about applying skills learnt in the corporate world to support NGOs with strategy formulation and implementation. He heads the social impact thrust at Bain India and has advised NGOs on sharpening their strategy to maximize social impact.

He is on the board of ATMA which is an NGO in Mumbai addressing the need for quality education for underprivileged children. He has also assisted NGOs Magic Bus and Dasra in their strategy development and implementation of key initiatives. In addition, Anant has co-authored Bain's India Philanthropy Report to track and highlight critical trends in Indian philanthropy and calls for action.

He earned an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He also received a BE in Computer Engineering from the University of Delhi.

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