Education / Entrepreneurship
CEO, Picosoft Pvt Ltd (Rural Internet Service Provider in Nepal) http://picosoftnepal.net
Patron: BernHardt MTI School (providing quality education thru ICT in education) http://bernhardtmtischool.com
Microsoft Regional Director (Global)
Country Director of Microsoft Innovation Center Nepal http://micnepal.org
Executive Chairperson of BrainWorks Learning Solutions P Ltd
CEO of Unlimited Technologies P Ltd http://www.unlimit.com
Chairperson of Ellaine Memorial Foundation http://emfound.org
Member Secretary of Nepali Language in Information Technology, Steering Committee under High Level Commission of Information Technology of Government of Nepal
Chairperson of Forum for Information Technology Nepal
Member of National Information Technology Council chaired by the Prime Minister of Nepal and formed under the National IT Policy of Government of Nepal.
General Secretary of Computer Association of Nepal for two terms of two years each.
I have been working in the field of local language computing in the information & Communication sector of Nepal for the past 24 years and have been representing Nepal to the Asian Forum for Information Technology for the past 10 years and have also been contributing to International Standards Development in the field of local language computing to ISO & Unicode. I was responsible for Windows XP, Office 2003 and Proofing Tools, Windows Vista and Office 2007, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Office 2010 & Office 2013 into Nepali language for Microsoft Corp. I was awarded Most Valuable Professional by Microsoft for 2005 and re-awarded this prestigious recognition again in 2006, 7, 8, 9 and for sixth consecutive year in 2010. In August 2006, United Nations recognized me as a Champion in using ICT for development in the Global Alliance for ICT for Development. From 2007, I was also responsible for Microsoft's presence in Nepal thru its office as Microsoft MDP Nepal as its Country Manager. I am also a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and also a Microsoft Certified Technical Specialist (MCTS) in Project Management using Microsoft SureStep Project Management Methodologies. From 2007, I have been responsible for working with the academic sector, local software economy, advocacy with the local and central government and creating the startup ecosystem in Nepal as the Country Director of Microsoft Innovation Center Nepal.