Anees Merchant leads the global Digital, Applied AI, and Research business at Course5 Intelligence. He has guided sizeable digital transformation initiatives for numerous global Fortune 500 clients, across industries including Retail and eCommerce, Travel and Hospitality, Telecommunications, Technology, and Media over the past 24 years. Anees’ current role at Course5 chiefly involves guiding product innovation, setting go-to-market strategy, scaling the global business, and building the strategic partner ecosystem. Anees is passionate about helping companies grow through the innovative application of AI in digital and insights.
Anees is certified in Lean Six Sigma with an MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai, and executive education from Harvard Business School. He is the host of the podcast series Masters Decoded and serves as an Advisor for the Wiley Innovation Advisory Council.