Executive Director

Bhupa_das_RajbhandariBrief Biography: Mr. Bhupa Das Rajbhandari holds Masters Degree in Development Planning from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand (1990). Mr. Rajbhandari has over 20 years of experiences working in Asia and West Africa (Afghanistan, The Gambia, Cambodia, Bhutan, Thailand, and East Timor, Nepal) in Institution Management, Program Design and Management. Specific professional experiences includes, – Organizational Management, Project/Program Design and Management, Project Evaluation, Research, Strategic Planning, Capacity Building, Partnership Development and Donor Coordination. Before joining AITM, Mr. Rajbhandari was a Study Manager with GRM International, a London based International Consulting Institution. He has worked as the Managing Director of Foundation for Development Management (FDM). He has worked as the Nepal Country Representative of Adam Smith International, an International Consulting Institution based in London. Mr. Rajbhandari has also worked as an Executive Director of the NGO Federation of Nepal (a national umbrella organization of NGOs) and was responsible to manage the Federation. Mr. Rajbhandari has successfully organized and coordinated various programs including; MDG, human rights and peace building activities. He was able to coordinate and establish network with various NGOs, INGOs, Government organizations, civil societies, and donors.