Mr. Elanjelian Venugopal is a freelance consultant specialising in the field of Non-Profit Strategy and Management. Previously, he served as Vice President in the Managing Director’s Office at Khazanah National Berhad. Prior to that, he was the Head of Projects at Malaysian Community & Education Foundation, where he established the Foundation’s project arm, the Centre for Community Initiatives, and increased the Foundation’s annual budget from RM3 million to RM16 million. He is also the Founding Secretary General of Tamil Foundation Malaysia. In addition to the IEF, he also serves as a member of the board at Institut Penyelidikan Pembangunan Belia Malaysia, a statutory body under the Minister of Youth and Sports. Before venturing into the non-profit sector, he worked as an ocean-going marine engineer, and has sailed around the world twice. Education: M.I.A., International Security Policy from Columbia University in the City of New York and B.Eng., 1st Class Honours, Marine & Mechanical Engineering from Liverpool John Moores University.