Gopal grew up in India and Japan and attended an International Baccalaureate school in Tokyo, becoming fluent in English, Hindi, and Japanese. He has an excellent academic record, achieving 44/45 in his IB Diploma, achieving top grades in Mathematics, Economics, and Physics at a higher level, and English, Japanese, and Business at standard level. He currently studies Management at the London School of Economics (LSE). Gopal has previously tutored Mathematics and can also teach abstract and practical concepts in Physics and Economics as well up to pre-university level. In his spare time, Gopal is a keen chess and badminton player and plays guitar poorly.