Based in Bangalore, Anand was working for 16 years in Sansera Engineering Ltd. After reviving one lake successfully, he quit his job and answered his true calling to begin his journey as a lake conservationist. He has inspired many other youngsters with his work. Anand has founded the Lake Revivers Collective (LRC). He has already saved 4 lakes and plans to save 45 more by 2025. He has developed a lake revival model that can be replicated quickly and cheaply in different terrains.