Profile: Pramod Sagar Singh Pradhan

Member, Board of Directors

Pramod_Pradhan

Brief work experience: Mr. Pradhan has over 30 years of experience in ICT and Geoinformatics capacity building and institutional strengthening, Administrative and Financial Information Systems, Environment and Natural Resources Management. His some other professional service include: Member of Working Group on Earth Observation, Asia Pacific Regional Space Agency Forum, Japan; Member of Subject Committee, Computer Science and Engineering, Kathmandu University; Advisor of Information Technology Professional Forum – Nepal; and Director of Mulpi International School – Nepal.

Education: MS (1982): Computer Applications, AIT – Bangkok, Thailand; MSc (1977): Mathematics Tribhuvan University, Nepal

Selected professional experiences:

- National Information Technology Institute – Nepal: development of offshore mapping and spatial data development in Nepal
- IUCN Thailand and Nepal: Project Manager of Decision Support Systems Project
- Asian Development Bank – Philippines: ICT Consultant for preparation of ICT Strategy Paper on Nepal
- ICT Consultant at WWF – Nepal
- Manager, UNEP/GRID – Kathmandu, Nepal
- International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development/MENRIS: establishment of geoinformatics centres in ICIMOD member countries and capacity building
- System Programmer at Regional Computer Centre AIT – Thailand: IBM mainframe system and users support
- NPC-HMG/UNDP Nepal: ICT Expert for awareness raising and dissemination of Nepal Info, Poverty Monitoring in Support of PRSP, and IT Specialist for preparation of DSS-IT Framework for Poverty Monitoring
- Team Leader for preparation of District Profiles and Resource Mapping using IT based GIS for Surkhet and Doti District Development Committees, funded by DASU/DANIDA.