Gopi Mirchandani

CEO & Head of Client Group, Asia (ex Japan)
NN Investment Partners (Singapore) Ltd

IBF Fellow (2019)

Fund Management

"We need to stay open to change and pay it forward. As fund managers we can influence outcomes that lead to a more sustainable world."

Biography

Gopi Mirchandani is the CEO for NN Investment Partners Singapore (formerly known as ING Investment Management). Gopi is also the Head of Client Group in Asia (ex-Japan) and is responsible for NN Investment Partners' (NN IP) business in Asia.

NN IP is the asset manager of NN Group, a Dutch financial corporation listed on Euronext Amsterdam.  NN IP manages US$ 305 billion in assets for clients as at end -June 2019. 

Prior to joining NN IP in 2017, Gopi worked at Fullerton Fund Management where she spent over 11 years across various functions in business development and governance.   Gopi successfully built and led wholesale distribution across Asia and globally for Fullerton. Her most recent role before NN IP was to oversee Fullerton's sales strategy across key markets. 

Gopi is a lawyer by training and started her career as a litigator before joining the Monetary Authority of Singapore as senior legal counsel.  At Fullerton in her capacity as Head of Legal and Compliance, she established the governance framework required for Fullerton to be an independent third-party fund manager.   

Gopi has benefited from inspiring mentors and believes in paying it forward by serving her community.  Gopi spent 8 years with the Investment Management Association of Singapore on its EXCO before stepping down from as Deputy Chairman at the end of 2016 to focus on her new endeavor with NN IP.  She presently serves on the management committee of her alma mater Catholic Junior College and is a Board member of the National Heritage Board.  Gopi also helps with fundraising for Healthserve, an IPC charity dedicated to healthcare for migrant workers.​