Anu Chitrapu

Treasurer; Addressing Public Attitudes’ Team Member

Anu Chitrapu is Senior Vice-President and Global Procurement Executive at Bank of America. She has won awards at the bank for exceptional performance, been named to the high potential women leaders group and serves as the Executive Sponsor for the Asian Leadership Network in Boston. She is a seasoned and dynamic business leader with a track record of motivating teams to step up their performance and a natural evangelist and influencer with the ability to get people excited about an organization and its mission.

Anu is passionate about women empowerment, eliminating gender based violence, education for girls and protecting the environment. It was this passion that led to the creation of Nyrvaana, a social enterprise founded by Anu and her two sisters, with a mission of saving fabric from landfill while providing employment to disadvantaged women.

Anu is the current President of TiE-Boston; TiE is the world’s largest not-for-profit network dedicated to helping startups grow. Anu is on the advisory boards of Saheli and is an active member of several Boston based non-profit organizations including American India Foundation (AIF).

Anu holds an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.