Anil has over 35 years of experience in the financial sector with deep relationships in Africa. Prior to Gateway, Anil was with Standard Chartered Bank throughout his career, based in Asia, USA, Europe and Africa. His more recent roles included Chief Executive Officer – West Africa, Regional Head of Client Coverage – Africa and Global Head – Project & Structured Finance. He serves as a non-executive Director of African Export-Import Bank and Forte Oil plc. He has a Masters degree from Delhi School of Economics, India and a BA in Economics from St. Stephens College, New Delhi.