With an MBA degree from ITM India in academic association with the Southern New Hampshire University, USA, Gopalan has over 33 years of comprehensive experience in credit, corporate banking, credit risk management and enterprise risk management. He has hands-on experience in organizational planning, brand management, communication management for transformation and employee engagement for achieving the desired level of Governance. He is passionate about reading, music, writing blogs and poetry. Motivated to give back to society and do something differently in a socially meaningful enterprise, Gopalan along with a few like minded professionals founded in 2015 Knowledge Highways an entity envisaged to emerge as a catalyst bridging the resources of knowledge and knowledge seekers in various streams of knowledge with a focus on financial services as a vertical and human resources management, personnel management, employee engagement and leadership development as also soft skills development as horizontals. His initiative has endeared his team to a number of like minded organizations with focus on knowledge management and human development as also has won support from a wide panel of subject matter experts willing to be part of projects Knowledge Highways will be adding value to.