Devandran Karunakaran is a Singaporean lawyer specializing in ship finance law, offshore energy, and renewables. After completing his national service, he moved to the UK to attend the University of Leicester, where he earned a law degree and excelled in contract law. He later obtained a post-graduate diploma in Legal Practice from the College of Law, London. Devandran began his legal career in London, working for two international law firms and gaining experience in ship finance law, offshore energy, and renewables. He eventually joined PT Indo Energy Solutions as an advisor to the board of directors, commuting between Singapore and various parts of Indonesia.
Outside of work, Devandran enjoys cooking, a passion he inherited from his family. He and his wife, Cornelia, practice sustainable living and are passionate about the environment. They also enjoy traveling and staying physically fit. Devandran has volunteered his time and expertise as a Hindu temple trustee and has donated to assist Ukrainian refugees.