Education and Work:
I received my
primary education at Bhumre School and Garahun
in Walling. Then I did my secondary studies until Grade 10 from Siddhartha Vanasthali School in Kathmandu. On passing my 10th grade, I was
ranked second (popularly known as Board Second) among about 95000 students who
appeared for School Leaving Certificate(SLC) exam in 1992. I then did my
Cambridge O and A-levels from Budhanilkantha
In 1995, I was awarded
Academic Excellence and Leadership Scholarship, the best of its kind, at University of Bridgeport in United States
for my undergraduate studies. The scholarship covered full tuition, room and
board for 4 years of my studies. While completing my degree, I was involved in
student government as the Senator of School of Science and Technology in 1996.
As the President and one of the founders of the Himalayan Club, I organized Himalayan Nite in 1996 and
1997. Himalayan Nite is one of the most popular and attended event of all
times and is now organized anually. I graduated in May 1999 with a degree in
After I graduated,
I worked in the IT industry for six years. First I worked for Bricsnet in Portsmouth, USA
for more than two years developing web-based project management software for
use in construction industry. Second, I worked for a telecom company Pingtel, Boston, USA
as a Software Engineer for two years. I primarily used Java platform to develop
applications for the Vo-IP phones which used VxWorks as Operating System. While
in Boston, I was elected the President of Greater
Boston Nepali Community (GBNC) for 2002/2003 and organized various
successful community events. Third, I moved to Kathmandu,
Nepal and worked on
different management roles for D2HawkeyeServices in Kathmandu, Nepal
which provides IT solutions for clients all over the world.
I am currently
doing my MBA at IESE Business School
in Barcelona, Spain. During the summer, I worked
as a Summer Associate in Global Transaction Services (GTS) division in London office.
I got married
with Srijana Sapkota on Jan 20, 2003 in Nepal.
My parents( Photo: dad, mom) live in Gaidakot, Nawalparasi, Nepal.
My father-in-law and mother-in-law
live in Shankernagar, Butwal, Nepal.
My sister Pushpa Paudel
completed her MBA in 2006 from Johnson and Wales University, Rhode Island,
Updated: Sep 10, 2006