Rajesh Kazi Shrestha is Chairman of Nepal China Chamber of Commerce & Industry (NCCCI) and International Chamber of Commerce, Nepal (ICC, Nepal). In the past, he has been in charge of various organizations, such as the Nepal Chamber of Commerce. He is also the former Assistant Minister at Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies.
Hari Bhakta Sharma is an executive board member of the Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI), a ‘think tank’ of Nepal’s industrial sector. He is also the executive director of Deurali-Janta Pharmaceuticals Private Limited (DJPL), a leading pharmaceutical company that has been an inspiration to Nepal’s manufacturing sector.
Kenichi Yokoyama is Nepal Country Director for the Asian Development Bank (ADB), a Manila-based multilateral development finance institution dedicated to alleviating poverty in Asia and the Pacific. Yokoyama was serving as the principal water resources specialist at ADB´s South Asia department before he assumed current responsibilities on March 26, 2012. In an interview with New Business Age, Yokoyama sheds light on the ADB-funded projects in the water, energy, agriculture and other sectors in Nepal. Excerpts:
Phil Humphreys is the Chief Operating Officer of the Northern Division of Coca-Cola Sabco based in Dubai. He joined Coca-Cola Sabco in September 2010. He has a strong background in international FMCG sales and marketing. He has also worked with leading international brands such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Guinness, and an array of other leading brands within the Diageo and Nestle portfolios. He completed the PED/MBA equivalent programme at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland as well as various other International Management and Executive Development Programmes.
Justin Sargent is the Managing Director for Nielsen India's Consumer Business. He is leading Nielsen's consumer businesses (Retail Measurement Services, Consumer Research, BASES, Advance Analytical Consulting) including Client Leadership, Client Service and Product Leadership initiatives. He graduated from Warwick University, England with a BSc in Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics. Langer has held a number of senior positions at Nielsen across the globe, including the position of RMS Executive Director - Australia, and most recently Managing Director - UK & Ireland.
Chandra Prasad Dhakal is the Chairman of Global IME Bank. He is also the President of International Money Express (IME). Born in a middle class family of Baglung district of Nepal, he has by now established himself as a leading entrepreneur of the country in a relatively short span of time. Dhakal is a member of the Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) Executive Committee and the Co-ordinator at Investment Development Forum of FNCCI
Salman Lafit Rawn is the country manager of Coca-Cola franchise in Nepal since January 2012. Prior to joining Coca - Cola, he had worked in the capacity of the General Manager at Pepsi Cola franchise Iran. He has also worked as the Country Manager at Alokozay Group of Companies in Dubai – UAE