Gopalan joined planningAlliance and affiliated practices regionalArchitects and rePlan in March 2011. He has over 30 years of experience in senior roles in Finance and Audit function in international companies. He believes that Finance function is about providing strategic and relevant input to stakeholders in their key decisions and to provide financial support regarding operational and general business planning.
Gopalan holds CGA designation and also has CMA and CA qualifications. He previously worked in various management roles in the Media and Waste Management industries prior to joining the firms, where he specialized in mentoring his staff in knowledge-sharing and in obtaining professional competencies.