Professor G. ‘Anand’ Anandalingam is the Ralph J. Tyser Professor of Management Science at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland. He was Dean of Imperial College Business School at Imperial College London from August 2013 to July 2016. Previously he was Dean of the Smith School of Business at Maryland from 2007 to 2013. Before joining Smith in 2001, Anand was at the University of Pennsylvania for nearly 15 years where he was the National Center Chair of Resource and Technology Management in both the Penn Engineering School and the Wharton School of Business.
Anand has received numerous academic and teaching awards while at the Smith School, as well as a variety of scholarships, fellowships, prizes and endowed appointments at Pennsylvania, Harvard and Cambridge. He has published more than 100 papers and 4 books, and has presented his work in numerous prestigious international conferences.
Anandalingam is on the Board of Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, Zhejiang University School of Business (Hangzhou, China), American University of Cairo, and Collegiate Directions Inc. (a Washington DC non-profit supporting education for new immigrants). He has consulted and led executive programs at several Fortune 1000 companies including AT&T, Nokia, MCI, Motorola, Fujitsu, Nextel Communications, KPMG, GE Capital, and institutions such as NIH, The World Bank, Amtrak, US-AID, US-Department of Energy and Arnold & Porter (law firm).
Anand received his Ph.D. from Harvard University, and his B.A. from Cambridge University, U.K.