Animesh was born in Patna, Bihar in the year 1983. He did his schooling from Patna and graduated from IIT Madras in Material science and Metallurgical Engineering.

After his graduation he joined Infosys. He underwent training for three months and then joined the Asia Pacific IBU of Infosys, Bangalore. He was part of two projects that were undertaken by Infosys during the year 2004-05. The clients that he had to work with during this tenure included Telstra and Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Both the projects where awarded the highest maturity level(CMM Level 5). He was also recognized as the “Best Team Player” for the projects.

He loves playing Hockey and Chess. However, he hasn’t represented his college in any of the two games but is really passionate about Hockey. He feels that Hockey should get more recognition worldwide and specially in India.

He loves to listen to any sort of music he defines as good music. In his leisure time he loves to solve puzzles, play computer games and watch movies. If left alone on an isolated island, the only two things he always has is a pack of cigarettes and a lighter.