Mr. Anish Shah is the Group President (Strategy) for the Mahindra Group. His key focus areas are strategy development and implementation, building capabilities such as digitization and analytics, and driving international growth, especially in the US and Africa. The Group Strategy office also leads Risk Management and Performance Review, and enables synergies across Group companies. Prior to joining us in 2014, Anish was President and CEO of GE Capital India, where he led the transformation of the business, including a turnaround of its SBI Card joint venture. His career at GE spanned 14 years. As Director, Global Mortgage, he worked across more than thirty countries to drive growth and manage risk, and as Senior Vice President (Marketing and Product Development) at GE Mortgage Insurance, he led various growth initiatives and played a key role in preparing the business for an IPO, as a spinoff from GE. Anish also received GE’s prestigious Lewis Latimer Award for outstanding utilization of Six Sigma in developing a "Digital Cockpit." Before GE, Anish worked at Bank of America, Bain & Company, and Citibank.
Anish holds a PhD from Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business where his doctoral thesis was in the field of corporate governance. He also received a Master’s degree from Carnegie Mellon, and a post-graduate diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.