Gopi serves as a Client Partner for India and Singapore and leads our Bangalore office. As an active member of the firm's Regional Industrial, Energy & Natural Resources, and Supply Chain & Operations practices for the Asia Pacific, he leads senior-level general management, functional, and technical leadership search assignments with significant business impact. He played a crucial role in establishing and bolstering the firm's Digital & Consumer practices in India before returning to the Industrial practice in 2016.
A number of client organizations looking to fill leadership positions at the local, regional, and international levels turn to him as a trusted advisor because of his deep expertise in Industrial, Energy & Natural Resources and Supply Chain & Operations in particular. Since joining the firm in 2011; he has spearheaded numerous executive search and succession planning mandates, for clients of all sizes and ownership structures - including publicly traded, private equity-backed, and closely held, multinationals and family-run businesses.
In his capacity as the Regional Practice Leader, he has advised a broad range of clients in the Consumer, Continuous Process and Discrete Manufacturing, Metals and Mining, Oil and Gas, and Renewable Energy sectors on some of their most pressing leadership challenges. Prior to moving into the executive search industry, Gopi was associated with both mid-sized boutique firms and blue-chip multinational corporations in consulting roles, advising their clients across Asia Pacific, Africa, and Europe.
Gopi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and has earned a Master’s Degree in Management.