Hitesh AnandDirector - SRG
Joined Thomas H. Lee Partners in 2021
Hitesh Anand is a director at Thomas H. Lee Partners in the firm’s Strategic Resource Group. Prior to joining Thomas H. Lee Partners, Mr. Anand was the Chief Product Officer at Verifi (a Visa Company), where he led multiple teams with a focus on innovating new products and services. In that role, he oversaw product vision, strategy, roadmap, design, and development.
Previously, Mr Anand served as Chief Product Officer and President of North America for Mobikon Asia Pte. Limited, where he oversaw the creation of an AI-driven predictive analytics and marketing automation SaaS platform. Before Mobikon, Mr. Anand was Vice President of Product at Verifone, where he led the overall digital, mobile and omni-commerce. Prior to Verifone, he was Global Head of Product at Citi Enterprise Payments, as well as Head of Product and Technology for Nokia Mobile Financial Services. Mr. Anand has also held business and engineering positions at Lucent Technologies, Analog Devices and Motorola (now Freescale).
Mr. Anand holds a B.Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering, with honors, from Guru Nanak Dev University, an MSE in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.