Gopinath Balachandran

Life Skills Coach . Motivational Speaker . Business coach .

Language Proficiency:

English Hindi Malayalam

About Gopinath

My Skills

Post Graduate in Management.

By profession, he is an International Trainer and Motivational Speaker. He was the Certification Commissioner for JCI University, U.S.A. in 2008.

He has experience of over 14 years as the Divisional, Regional and National Head of the Marketing Departments of reputed Companies.

He is a highly acclaimed corporate trainer, HRD Consultant and a motivational speaker since 1990. He has over 100 clients in India and abroad.

He was associated with JCI India since 1972 and became the Executive Vice President of JCI India in 1993. He is the second International Training Fellow of JCI University, USA, in the sub-continent. He is a regular invitee at the various training sessions of Rotary International and Lions Clubs International. He is a regular Faculty member at the Ahmedabad Management Association, Kerala Management Association, Indian Society for Training & Development (ISTD) – Kochi and other Management associations.

He has visited 28 countries and conducted over 4500 programs for Companies, Organizations and institutions. He has conducted programs in AIIMS New Delhi, IIT Delhi, NIT Suratkal, India International Institute of Management Jaipur, CMS College Kottayam, Indira Gandhi Co-operative Medical College Kochi, Good Shepherd Finishing School Ooty etc. Some of his corporate clients are GVK Bio, MRF Limited, Apollo Tyres, Geojit BNP Pariba, Bosch Rexroth, Panasonic, IFFCO Ltd., DUTCO Dubai, Joy Alukkas International, Damas Dubai, Dialog GSM Sri Lanka, HLL Lifecare Ltd., SudChemie India, Galfar Group Muscat, Malayala Manorama Group, Torrent Pharma Ltd., Torrent Power Ltd., Adani Power, Arvind Group etc.

He has been the Head Coach for 120 Train the Trainer programs all over the world. He is a visiting Faculty to many Universities and Institutes for their MBA programs.

He was awarded the Most Outstanding Trainer Award of JCI India eight times between 1995 and 2002.He is the recipient of the 2014 Trainer of the Year award from ISTD (Indian Society for Training and Development)at Kochi.

He is married to Prema. His family includes two sons, Aravind and Govind, daughter-in-law Geethu and grandson Ishaan.


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