Anand is a dedicated technology professional with over 15 years of experience. He is one of the four co-founders that started PubMatic in 2006, currently overseeing PubMatic’s system architecture, development, scalability and engineering. In his role as CTO, Anand is responsible for establishing the company’s technical vision and positioning PubMatic for future growth.

Prior to becoming CTO at PubMatic, Anand was a senior engineer at PANTA Systems, a high- performance computing startup. Anand was also a senior software engineer at VERITAS India, where he worked on a variety of storage and backup products.

Anand has filed for seven patents in systems software, storage software, advertising and application software. He has both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science from the University of Pune. Anand is also an executive committee member of the inaugural Board of Directors of the IAB Tech Lab, a nonprofit research and development consortium tasked with producing scalable technology standards and solutions for the global digital media and marketing industry.


  • Co-Founder of PubMatic
  • Has filed for seven patents
  • Bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science from University of Pune
  • Executive committee member of Board of Directors of IAB Tech Lab