Indi Gopinathan is a mining business analyst and strategist, with expertise in project economics and corporate marketing. She has unique experience across the mining industry life-cycle: through the exploration, project development and operating stages, and from the perspectives of engineering, logistics, information technology, finance and capital markets.
As a Consultant to the industry, Indi leads multi-disciplinary teams in project development and valuation. She works with clients on global mining project studies, development strategies and due diligence. In addition, she provides strategic investor relations and corporate development counsel to select clients.
Each fall, Indi teaches Mineral Economics as Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering. Outside of her professional capacity, she provides mentorship to undergraduate and alumni women in engineering, and ongoing career guidance to all of her students. Indi is a member of the Engineering Alumni Network Board and committee member of the BizSkule alumni program at the UofT, which brings together experts in topical and lively panel events.
Indi believes alumni play a critical role in enhancing the student academic experience by bringing their industry insights and networks to the curriculum. In turn, engaged alumni have opportunities to learn about the latest in research and education programming at the Faculty, celebrate Skule accomplishments as a community, and make an impact on the next generation of engineers.