Ash Anand -President And CEO
The Lotus Group, established in 2009, is a multi-faceted conglomerate based out of Warrensburg, NY. Ash Anand owns and operates Lotus Analytics, Lotus Property Management, Lotus for Life Nutraceuticals, The Grist Mill, Small Tales Early Learning Center and Daycare, Bark Avenue Dog Grooming and Boutique, Lotus Auto Xperts, Warrensburg Auto & Truck Supplies, and Anytime Taxi. Ash’s main objective and underlying theme is to assist Warrensburg and the surrounding communities in reaching their highest potential. Ash is a certified Six Sigma – Black Belt and studied at the Indian Institute of Management Studies to earn his MBA – General Management & Finance. Professionally, his background is in Finance and previously worked as a CFO at Affordable Portables, a Telecommunications Company based out of Orange County, CA for a little over a year, before starting Lotus. Prior to which Ash has held positions with Portables Unlimited as VP – Finance Operations for 5 years, Citibank for 2 and GE Consumer Finance as Regional Manager for over 5 Years.
After deciding that he had his own goals to accomplish and with a strong desire to create his own enterprise, Ash launched Lotus Analytics. The business started in a home office and rapidly grew, enough to now be in the historic Bird House at 101 River Street in Warrensburg, a 3-story building with 10 corporate employees. In just 16 months, Ash has launched/acquired the other 8 businesses that make up the Lotus Group of Companies. Though they may seem unrelated, all companies work to fill a gap in our community and aim to find a unique niche. All the Lotus Group businesses are innovative, progressive, and community-minded, ensuring our future generations will live and prosper in the towns they call home.