Anish Dhanjee was born in Nottingham, U.K. He moved to the United States as a child, spending nearly 20 years in Southern California and Phoenix, Arizona. Since then, he has lived in London, Uganda, Kenya, and currently lives in Bahrain, where he works as a Marketing Associate for AVANA Capital. In addition to handling marketing duties at Avana, his skills at Mac and PC software and hardware support, networking, and Adobe Illustrator / Photoshop / InDesign to name a few have made him the internal tech guru/genius.
Prior to joining AVANA Capital, Anish worked as an administrator for a Pan-African IT Services Company. His role included managing all aspects of travel, accommodation, conveyance, facility management, and policies across 16 Sub-Saharan African countries.
Fun Fact: Anish has worked in 5 countries, spanning 4 continents.
Favorite City: Portland, Oregon (nirvana for a food and beverage nut).
Past Itineraries: Whitewater rafting in the US, India, and Uganda, navigating the Spice Bazaar in Istanbul, taking in the sun on the beach in Spain, and traveling Vietnam by bicycle, car, train, and on foot.
Passionate About: Cooking.
Guilty Pleasure: French fries.
Favorite Sports Team: Arsenal FC (Gunners!)
Favorite Books: Cat’s Cradle -Kurt Vonnegut, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy -Douglas Adams