Born in 1988 in Arnhem,The Netherlands. Anand started his dance education when he was 19 at Artez Hogeschool voor de Kunsten in Arnhem. In Spring 2012 he graduated from Artez. During his education he performed pieces by Patrick Delcroix, Marco Goecke and Joeri Dubbe. He also worked with freelance choreographers such as Piet Rogie and Jefta van Dinther. Anand came to Cullberg Ballet autumn 2012.