Rani Bopanna

Senior Manager, India Finance & Operations, Game of Choice, Not Chance

Rani Bopanna is the Senior Manager of Howard Delafield International’s (HDI) India Finance & Operations and provides critical project management support to the Game of Choice, Not Chance Project.


Rani brings over 18 years of program administration experience to the HDI team and is part of the India-based office where she merges technical proficiency with contextual nuance and a hands-on approach to manage program operations, coordination, documentation and administration.


Prior to joining HDI, Rani has worked in various capacities with noteworthy organizations including the International Foundation of Electoral Systems (IFES), Counterpart International, FHI360 and Population Services International (PSI). Her adaptability to new environments, resourcefulness and tenacity have contributed to a continuously evolving career graph. Her capacity to deliver successfully in roles involving diverse responsibilities of operational management is grounded in her aptitude for managing development programs and a commitment to contributing to organizations achieving positive social impact.


When Rani isn’t fully occupied supporting HDI projects, you may find her solving crosswords, playing word games, doing a bit of creative writing, baking and/or plotting her next opportunity to travel.