Anirban is an arts entrepreneur, musician/composer, bass guitarist, soft skills trainer, and an avid adventure lover. He has more than 14 years of experience as a professional musician performing and recording all around the globe with musicians like Bernie Marsden, Murad Ali Khan, Susmit Sen, Rabbi Shergill, Orosz Zoltan, Gianni Denitto, Derek Beckvold, to name a few. Baan (as his friends call him) has worked in varied industries – IT, Media, Non-Profit – but chose to finally follow his passion for music. A student of IT from Delhi University and then IIM Lucknow (Executive Programme in Marketing and Sales), he is currently in the process of setting up The Arts Innovation Lab. He envisions it as a space that will support practitioners to create, develop, and collaborate. He hopes to use his skills in content creation, production, marketing and data visualization/analysis along with his background in management to establish a vibrant environment for both applied and mainstream art practices.