Gnane Gnanendran joined merchant marine trade as a cadet officer after high school and became a 2nd Navigating Officer after graduating from LBS Nautical College, Mumbai in 1984. He served in the trade until 1987 and migrated to Canada to start a new life. He is currently employed in a leading consulting engineering firm as an IT Operations staff. He is also a part-time professional photographer covering private functions.
He is an active member in the community participating in social events as a volunteer, stage performer and entertainer as well. He loves travel, photography, gardening and culinary art. Also contributes to print, web and social media.