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Gopi has seasoned experience in engaging career opportunity conversations with top talents from entry-level to senior-level professionals, nurture and build relationships with internal business teams & stakeholders, work closely and manage vendor partners/agencies, manage & deliver Talent Acquisition related projects, build and execute Social & Employer Branding campaigns/practices and assist in human resources related activities. 

Gopi has experience in recruiting talents for Fortune 500 MNC’s across Banking & Financial Services, Information Technology Services, Telecommunications, Service Provider, System Integrator, Information & Communications Technology and Product & Engineering companies in the Asia Pacific region. 

Gopi is a Positive thinker, a Strong Believer who has an ongoing interest to stay current thru continuous learning, open to share knowledge with the internal/external audience, provide appropriate training/coaching, mentor others positively towards a common goal, volunteers for process improvements and an open networker who is passionate about People & Recruitment.

Gopi is a certified “Corporate LinkedIn Recruiter Expert”, "Master of Social Recruiting"​ & "LinkedIn Certified Professional–Recruiter"​

Gopi is a part of Verizon’s Asia Pacific Internal 'Talent Acquisition' team – responsible to recruit top talents and build proactive pipeline of Talented Professionals across the business functions for South Asia region; manage the business stakeholders, internal & external applicants with a consultative approach; a focal point of contact to manage our local preferred service list vendor partners/agencies and assists in recruitment activities across the Asia Pacific region.


.....Opinions are my own!!!

Recommendations @ Talent2 Singapore

Gopi is a fantastic person to work with; he comes across both professional and approachable. I like most about him is... he is very generous in sharing his ideas and knowledge with anyone who seeks his assistance. Gopi he is my "LinkedIn Guru"!

Ms. Christina Raj, Recruitment Consultant - RPO Asia
worked directly with Gopinath at Talent2
Recommended on July 30, 2012

I have known Gopi as part of my hiring process. My first impression was that he is very enterprising & professional and bring everyone a great comfort. During my hiring process, Gopi directed me at each and every step with greatest clarity and guidance that helped me to join the organization with great comfort and pleasure. Gopi is a great person to work with and extremely good at client resource management & time management. Besides, a very honest and reliable person he is.

Mr. Sridhar Kamath, AVP - Payments Consultant at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
worked with Gopinath at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Recommended on February 9, 2012

Gopi, is a very talented and committed professional. He is quite sure of what he wants. He is a go-getter, sincere and hardworking individual with a creative and initiative-taking bent of mind. Gopi is a very good team player and would highly recommend Gopi, he will be a good resource to any team.

Mr. Jeyaprakash J,  Asst Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
worked with Gopinath at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Recommended on February 15, 2012,

“Working with Gopi at BAML was an absolute delight - his enthusiasm and passion for his work knows no bounds. Always eager to go above and beyond the scope of his role, Gopi always come up with innovative sourcing strategies to identify the best possible candidate for the role. Gopi's excellent interpersonal skills mean he builds lasting relationships allowing him to network his way through uptapped candidate pools”

Ms. Leila White, Technology Recruitment Manager, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
worked directly with Gopinath at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Recommended on November 18, 2011

“Gopi supported my onsite team at Standard Chartered Singapore in the technology space before moving to Bank of America/Merrill Lynch with Talent 2. Gopi is a credible, diligent and highly passionate recruiter who demonstrates great skill and pride in his work. Gopi has already developed a strong network in Singapore and across the SE Asia region. One of his key strengths as a recruiter is his deep knowledge and understanding of the business he supports. Gopi is a delight to work with and a great team member.”

Ms. Rachel Barr, Account Director, SEA Resourcing, Talent2
managed Gopinath at Standard Chartered Bank
Recommended on September 20, 2011