MOPA’s team members are passionate about their work and advancing the mission of the organisation. They bring a varied background of expertise together to create an environment that is professional, enjoyable and welcoming.
Corporate Guidance, Asset Management and Legal Advice, MOPARead More
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Srinath Sridevan is the founding Partner of HSB Partners, Advocates & Solicitors, Chennai. Srinath graduated with a Gold Medal in Law from Madras University in 1996 and then went on to pursue his masters from New York University in 1997, After graduation, he got an offer from Allen and Overy, London and started working there. Later he moved back to India & started out with a new Law office, named - "HSB Partners" at Chennai in the year 2004. He possesses an experience of over twenty years in the legal Industry with specialization in different aspects such as mining law, arbitration, corporate law etc.
Mr Ramesh Bhat iS the CEO of Aniram. A commerce graduate from, Madras University, he has 26 years. of experience as a financial advisor. He was a MDRT member on commission count from 2000 to 2007. In 1996, he launched a company called Anu Investments and later converted it into a Partnership called Aniram, dealing with a wide range of financial products and solutions. Mr Bhat is President of the Independent Financial Advisors Association called the IFA Galaxy, that has around 10,500 members PAN India. He is also visitng faculty for various institutes for CFP/NlSM/lnsurance.
Harini is a Mathematics Graduate from MOP Vaishnava College for Woman, and a student of music since the age of ten. She has had a brief corporate stint as an analyst with Goldman Sachs and as an Actuarial Trainee with WNS, Chennai. Harini is as passionate about actuarial mathematics, financial management, marketing and workflow as she is about digital experience/design of performance arts. Keen on a meaningful career in the latter, she has taken on the role of Assistant Archivist at the Music Academy and Project Head at MOPA since March 2022.
Anugrah Lakshmanan is a Carnatic musician, craftsman and trekking enthusiast. He is a disciple of Jayashree Aravind under whom he has learnt Carnatic vocal and Veena since 2009. Currently he also learns vocal music under TM Krishna. He had his education at Isha Samskriti, an alternate education system envisioned by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev. Anugrah is the founder of Minna Minni, an initiative that seeks to present classical compositions creatively.
Karthik Gowrisankar is a Graphic Designer, theatre practitioner and artist. He has been involved with the creation of marketing collaterals and online marketing asset creation for several prominent cultural events in the city specific to the performing arts space. As a theatre practitioner, Karthik has been working with Chennai-based theatre groups for the past 25 years (as director, writer, actor and designer). As an artist, he works between different mediums, namely pencils, charcoals, pastels and acrylic paints but loves the pencils as that’s how he started nearly 8 years ago, but now the pandemic gave him a reason to start all over again and dabble with them all. Outside of all this, he is also a qualified Usability Analyst in the field of UX-User Experience and an engineer!
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