Deputy Director, Programs
Program Officer, I-Cube
‘करले होइन, रहरले नै देशमा बसेको मान्छे ‘ which means ‘I’m not living in Nepal because I have to but because I want to’ is one of Anil Parajuli’s favorite quotes. He believes strongly in the promotion of home grown businesses in Nepal.
He is grateful to be working as Program Officer with Nepal Communitere’s I-Cube Program mentoring entrepreneurs in Nepal. He has been involved in various institutions focusing on entrepreneurship and education from Samriddhi Foundation to Kathalaya Inc. Anil deeply values the importance of continued learning and engages with undergraduate students on entrepreneurship and the business environment for business colleges in Kathmandu. He is also involved in Nepal Eventwalas, a company co-founded by a group of like-minded people to plan and conduct various events. His first own entrepreneurial journey started with a small start-up company, The Busy Bee Honey Farm producing organic hand-processed honey with wax. Anil has an MBA in Entrepreneurship from International American University and an undergraduate degree in Development Studies from Kathmandu University.He is a travel enthusiast, loves adventure, reads books, plays futsal, enjoys hikes and watches movies in his leisure time. He is a youth activist who advocates through the Livable Nepal campaign to promote freedom to enterprise, rule of law and respecting individual property rights.
Program Officer, FabLab
Born in Gorkha and raised in Kathmandu, Pallab is a dreamer, a thinker and a maker. He is a mechanical engineer with very creative and a deep and sincere aptitude for innovation and creativity.
With a work experience of 3 years in HONDA R&D, Tochigi, Japan and 2 years in Nepal, he brings in a professional and technical dimension to his work. He is very delighted to be a part of Nepal Communitere as a project coordinator to bring, install and operate first FABLAB in Nepal with a focus on digital manufacturing and helping entrepreneurs in a best way he can. He is also a co-founder of Nepal Mind Factory Consultants Pvt. Ltd. which has been working in digitalization of Nepal for local governance. He has a M.Sc. in Mechanical Design and Manufacturing from IOE, Thapathali Campus and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from IOE, Pulchowk campus. During his free time, he is involved in arts, travelling, movies and hanging out with friends. He believes that life is like a mirror, smile at it and it smiles back at you.
Program Officer, Icube
Ganesh Bahadur Khadka