Nitesh Anand holds a B.Tech. Degree from Allahabad and has been associated with the development space since 2010. As part of an ICICI Fellow (now known as India Fellow Program), Nitesh was associated with Seva Mandir in Rajasthan working on local self-governance and responsible citizenship before moving to work with People’s Action Group for Inclusion & Rights (PAGIR) in Leh-Ladakh on organizational development and advocacy strategies. His most recent assignment before joining CCS was with a Delhi-NCR based non-profit Ideosync Media Combine, where he led a United Nation’s Democracy Fund supported nationwide initiative on Democracy and Community Media. He has been passionately involved in governance, democracy and actions promoting liberal values. Nitesh is also one of the founder members of Udaipur Film Society for Cinema of Resistance. He has keen interest in photography, alternate cinema, travelling, cooking and storytelling.