Mr. Gopalan joined Angel Island Capital as Chief Executive Officer in July 2017. Prior to Angel Island Capital, Mr. Gopalan was a Director at KKR, which he joined in 2010. At KKR, he served as Head of US Private Credit and as a member of both the Global Private Credit Investment and KKR Credit Portfolio Management Committees. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Gopalan was a principal at the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Earlier in his career, Mr. Gopalan worked at Barclays Capital, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase in high-yield capital markets and high-yield/leveraged loan research covering a variety of sectors. Mr. Gopalan has an MA in International Finance from Brandeis University and a BS from Georgetown University. Mr. Gopalan currently sits on the board of Rebound Hounds, a non-profit organization.