Anu Bhalla


Senior Vice President, Business Development

Anu has spent the past 20 years developing and managing key accounts and client partnerships. Anu has worked across all sectors including Financial Services, Telecommunications, QSR, Retail, Energy and Mining, Technology, Government departments and agencies, as well as non-profit.  

Anu enjoys learning how she can deliver impactful solutions to her client’s business problems by ensuring that they receive thoughtful and tailored solutions to help them make better business decisions. In 2012, Anu has re-joined Advanis to continue to develop client relationships and partnerships with Advanis’ creative solutions and toolbox.

Prior to re-joining Advanis, Anu worked at GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications, Market Probe, Angus Reid Strategies/Vision Critical, Advanis, and Angus Reid Group.  Anu has helped clients make relevant business decisions with respect to their product design and innovation, pricing, segmentation, program evaluation, public and social affairs, brand development and positioning, market assessment and optimization, customer experience management and corporate reputation. 

When she is not working, Anu, her husband and three children can be found either at a swimming pool, hockey rink or soccer pitch or painting. Anu is a Board Member of Oolagen for Youth Mental Health, the Sponsorship Committee at ABC Life Literacy, and the Montcrest Parent’s Association.

Anu has a B.A. from the University of Western Ontario.


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