Prithivi Bahadur Pande


    Prithivi Bahadur Pande, a CA graduate from Institute of Chartered Accountants, India is an influential figure in Nepalese Banking Industry.

    Currently, the Chairman of Nepal Investment Bank Ltd, he has been in the field for more than 30 years and his expertise is one of the legacies Nepalese Banking Industry can count on. Started his career as a banker from Central Bank in 1978, he led Foreign Exchange Department, Banking Supervision Department and Finance & Accounts Department during his 10 years’ tenure. He was also deputed to International Monetary Fund from Central Bank of Nepal for two years (1986 – 1988).

    He has served for Rastriya Banijya Bank and Himalayan bank Ltd as Chief Executive. His cogent presence in more than a dozen financial organizations like Nepal Banker’s Association (Chairman), Himalayan General Insurance (Director), Jyoti Spinning Mills (Director), Nepal Indoseuz Bank (Director) etc, has been successful in establishing himself as a magnate figure in Nepalese Banking Sector. As a resource person of Bankers’ Training Centre and conductor/ participant of numerous trainings and workshops like a month long course on Supervision and Inspection of Financial Institutions for S.E. Asian Central Banks (1983) and the Techniques of Economic Analysis course IMF Washington D.C. (1982), he is a committed professional to foresee the Nepalese Banking Sector led by well resourced human capital.

    Maheshwor Prakash Shrestha

    (Managing Director)

    Maheshwor Prakash Shrestha is an eminent banking figure in Nepal, presently working as Coordinator for formation of Infrastructure Bank under the patronage of Nepal Government and involvement of about 20 local Banks, Asian Development Bank, International Finance Corporation, KFW and Indian Infrastructure Institute.

    His more than 15 years’ experience in both private and public sector has immensely contributed to the qualitative expansion of Financial Sector of Nepal. A remarkable performer in Chartered Accountancy Final, he secured 2nd position in Northern India and 15th position in All India. For his brilliant performance, he has been awarded with Kerala Verma Memorial Prize, Best candidate in all India (group- C, CA Final) and Majumdar Prize and S.M. Shah Prize, Best paper on Corporate Laws and Secretarial Practice in all India (Paper 4, CA Final), 89%.

    He has also been appointed a Consultant of Central Bank of Nepal, under the deputation of Rastriya Banijya Bank for the Financial Sector Reform Project financed by the Word Bank, 2003-2006 and served as Deputy General Manager of Nepal Investment Bank. An accomplished banker, he has continued to steer the sector with his professionalism ever since he started his career from Himalayan Bank Ltd as Chief of Internal Audit Department & Chief of Account Department, (1998-2003).

    Suman Bikram Pandey

    (Marketing Director)

    Suman Bikram Pandey, President of Explore Himalaya Travel & Adventure and CEO of Fishtail Air, is best known as pioneer of innovative and appealing adventure tourism products ranging from extreme aerial adventure like Everest Skydive to trans –continental motor bike tours. His dynamic aptitude in achieving the extra miles in travel trade, his intellectual stimulation, visionary observation, and positivism have always been helpful in uplifting Nepalese Tourism Economy. A trained professional and graduate from Nepal Army College, he has been in the limelight of tourism, especially Himalayan Tourism for more than 25 years.

    Currently, he is the Chairman of PATA Nepal Chapter and General Secretary of Airlines Operators Association of Nepal (AOAN). He has also served as Executive Board Member –Nepal Tourism Board, Executive Board Member & Adventure Coordinator – Nepal Tourism Year 2011, President- Trekking Agents Association of Nepal (TAAN), Executive Member-Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA), Board Member-Nepal Academy of Tourism & Hotel Management (NATHM) and Board Member-Nepal Mountaineering Academy.

    Mr. Pandey has been adorned with the prestigious title of “Tourism Man of the Year 2010 – Nepal” by Gantabya Publications, "Gorkha Dakshin Bahu (2004)" by Nepal Government, "Nepal Honour" by Everest Foundation in August 2004, “Life Time Achievement Award” by American Biographical Institute in 2008 and many more.

    Deepak Man Sherchan


    Deepak Man Sherchan is a leading architect with 25 years of wide spread involvement in the field. His extensive experience ranges from multi- million corporate complexes to theme based modest and decent Community buildings.

    He is a founding Chairman of Creative Builders Collaborative (P) LTD and responsible for Project Management, Co ordination and Implementation of most of the projects of the company. He is a B. Tech Architecture (Honours) Graduate from I.I.T Kahrgapur, West Bengal India and Diploma in Real Estate Development & CAD from Harvard Design School, USA. He has been responsible for the all the architectural planning and designing of more than 30 projects. Marco Polo Business Hotel, Jesuit Residence Project for St. Xaviers’ College, Maitighar, US Embassy Recreational Project, Kathmandu, US AID Financed Health Workers School Project, Pokhara, are to name the few.

    He has served as Executive Director , Trimihan Developers Co; Executive Director, Shuvakamana Housing Dvelopers Co; Chairman, Malpi International College & Malpi International College; Chairman, Tukuche Village Committee and Godawari Alumnai Association. Besides, he has been lecturer in Institute of Engineering, Pulchowk. His innovative and incessant contribution in the field has been complemented by Commendation Award for South Asian Architecture and Ronast Science & Technology Award for promoting Traditional Architecture.

    Surhid Raj Ghimire


    Surhid Ghimire is an acclaimed entrepreneur, specializing in real estate, finance and trading sector of Nepal. As a dynamic executive, he is leading more than 10 business houses.

    He is the Chairman of Continental Trading Enterprises (P) Ltd, Continental Associates Pvt. ltd. (Trading & Distribution), Continental Investment (P) Ltd (Investment Company), Continental Properties (P) Ltd, Continental Developers (P) Ltd (Development/Real Estate), Con-Tech (P) Ltd and Jayee Construction (P) Ltd (Infrastructure / Construction). Apart from being a financier, he is also involved in health sector as Chairman of HAMS Hospital (P) Ltd and Tilganga Eye Hospital. His shrewd presence in the Nepalese professional clique has been acknowledged valuably.

    Academically a graduate, he is a director of Global Bank Ltd and promoter of Shri Ram Sugar Mills Ltd., Nepal Life Insurance Company Ltd., ICFC Finance Ltd and Reliable Finance Ltd. He has been representing FORBES Global CEO conference, a prestigious forum of world class CEOs, tycoons, entrepreneurs, up-and-comers, capitalists and thought leaders, from 2005 till date.