Meet the Team

Biplab Subedi

Co-founder/ Chair and Supervisor

Biplab gives overall leadership to GFN. Also an engineer entrepreneur, he co-founded Eagle Vision IT,  a leading Nepali IT firm. He is globally known in the Lions Clubs community for his decade long contributions through Leo Clubs across communities. Also an avid traveller, youth motivator, debate coach, and an MBA; he is currently a student of politics. (Don’t) get him singing folk songs though – he is great but won’t stop.

Biplab Subedi

Pradeep Ghimire

Co-founder/ Vice Chair and Supervisor

 

Pradeep leads programs and communication. A DNN co-founder, he has pioneered debate movement at home and represented Nepal globally. He has spent nearly a decade providing soft skills workshops to students and professionals. A globetrotter, he is also a US exchange alumnus and Chevening Scholar pursuing international relations. Nicknamed by alumni as beau parleur, he is punny and is often into ‘deep’ talks, for he says it’s in his name.

Pradeep Ghimire

Prasanna Basnyat

Co-founder/ Operations Director and Supervisor

 

Prasanna heads the logistics and finances. Another engineer entrepreneur, he is also the CEO of Eagle Vision IT and has hands on expertise on WordPress and web designing. A former treasurer at Leo Club of Kathmandu Balaju Height, he has a passion for social services and he jointly led the post 2015 earthquake relief missions in various districts. A ‘silent killer’, you will find him powering things from behind the scenes.

Prasanna Basnyat

Shailesh Lamichhane

Co-founder/ Managing Director and Supervisor

 

Shailesh leads the office and everyday admin. A tourism entrepreneur and industry expert, he runs Noble Treks, a favourite partner for numerous trekkers and tourists. He is an MBA and has managed enterprises and projects for almost a decade now. A former manager of Nepali debate team, he is a fierce traveller and passionate social worker. Ever cheerful, our French alumni call him dance qui peut for his dance moves.

Shailesh Lamichhane

Jean Michel Lejeune

Advisor

Jean Michel Lejeune

Basu Lamichhane

Advisor/ Supervisor

Basu Lamichhane

Cheruy Emmanuelle

Advisor

Cheruy Emmanuelle

Kamélia Daudel

Advisor

Kamélia Daudel

Axel Soll

Advisor

Axel Soll

Ram Chandra Subedi

Advisor/ Consultant

Ram Chandra Subedi

Ashish Poudyal

Village Coordinator

Ashish Poudyal

Saugat Pokharel

Village Coordinator

Saugat Pokharel

Babita Lamichhane

Front Desk Officer/ Village Coordinator

Babita Lamichhane