- Strategic Advisor & Innovation Catalyst
Anuraj has worked in the mobile telecommunications industry for over two & a half decades across several parts of the mobile value web and devices ecosystem including leading Mobile Network Operators, Device Manufacturers, R&D Centres, International Trade Bodies, Consultancy Firms, VAS Developers/Providers, Disruptive Tech Startups, Wireless Technology Retail and Network Solution Vendors on five continents – Australasia, North America, Europe, Asia & Africa.
He has worked from hands-on technical roles to senior executive management positions and is regarded by many as an industry visionary. Some prominent companies he has worked for include: NASA/JPL, SingTel Optus, Logica/Aethos, T-Mobile, Orange, GSM Association, Sharp, Siemens mobile, Spice, Ericsson, MTS. He has spearheaded several innovations in the advanced as well as grass-root level mobile domain in mature and emerging markets. He focuses his efforts on value creation via strategic business development and nurturing breakthrough concepts leading to game changing and disruptive/radical innovation. He is currently authoring a book with a working title of ‘The Philosophy of Innovation – from mindset to heartset’.
Anuraj is a valued advisory board member of several organizations globally, involved with mentoring various start-ups, advising and leading select innovation projects with both small & large organizations along with teaching as adjunct faculty.