Mr. Dhruba Timilsina (Chief Executive Officer)
Mr. Timilsina, has worked with Securities Board of Nepal (SEBON) for 10 years. At SEBON, he headed the Corporate Finance Department, Surveillance Department and Management Department. He was also involved in research and publication, rule making and preparing strategic plan for SEBON. He holds an MBA degree from Tribhuwan University. He is also involved in teaching and has been teaching Finance to bachelors and masters level students of Tribhuwan University, Pokhara University and Purwanchal University since last 10 years.
He is regularly invited as guest lecturer in various colleges of Nepal. Mr. Timilsina has participated and presented papers in various securities market programs organized in USA, Japan, Korea, China, Indonesia, Thailand, India and Nepal. Mr. Timilsina has also worked in the area of Natural Resources Management in Nepal, with national and international non-governmental organizations. With his experience at SEBON, Mr. Timilsina has achieved in-depth knowledge of regulatory mechanism of securities markets, functionalities of securities issue and trading, securities businesses and mutual funds.
Mr. Chandan Karki (Chief Operating Officer)
Mr. Chandan Karki is the Chief Operating Officer at Siddhartha Capital Limited. He holds MBA degree with a specialization in Finance.
Mr. Karki has extensive experience of more than nine years in investment banking including foreign exchange management, bullion trading management, equity trading, fixed income market, correspondent banking and other areas. He headed Treasury and Correspondent Banking Department of Siddhartha Bank Limited for a period of more than three years. He was associated with Foreign Exchange and Money Market Dealers Association of Nepal (FEDAN) in the capacity of Vice-president. He has attended various international training programs /workshops and presented various papers related to treasury including forex dealing and management, bond trading, credit derivatives & equity trading techniques held in Nepal, India, China, and Germany. He has also received Appreciation letter from the Reuters Editor for his valuable contributions in the community.
Mr. Pragya Ratna Shakya (Head, Business Operations Department)
Mr. Pragya Ratna Shakya is the Head of Business Operations Department at Siddhartha Capital Limited. Mr. Shakya is an MBA graduate from the Department of Management Sciences, Pune University with a major in Marketing. He has two years of managerial experience in the real estate sector in the financial hub of India, Mumbai. He also has over 5 years of work experience in diverse fields; including the management of a stock broking firm in Nepal, working as a financial and equity analyst in the Nepali capital market, and conducting business consulting assignments.
Mr. Sujan Babu Adhikari (Head, Merchant Banking Department)
Mr. Sujan Babu Adhikari is the Head of Merchant Banking Department at Siddhartha Capital Limited. Mr Adhikari is an MPA and MRD graduate from Tribhuvan University. He also holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Nepal Law Campus, Kathmandu. He has more than 12 years of working experience in various fields; including 6 years experience in Merchant Banking business. He has also been teaching business law, Local governance, tourism management in various colleges.
CA. Sudip Paudel (Head, Business Support Department)
Mr. Paudel is the Head of Business Support Department at Siddhartha Capital Limited. He is a Chartered Accountant holding professional membership of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) along with Masters Degree Equivalent from Tribhuwan University. He has over three years of experience in the field of auditing, taxation and financial consultancies of banking, manufacturing, service as well as development sectors. Previously, he had been associated with CSC & Co., Chartered Accountants and LDSA Associates, Chartered Accountants. He has presented papers in national as well as international conferences organized by Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
Mr. Ajay Nepal (Head, Research and Investment Department)
Mr. Ajay Nepal is the Head of Research and Investment Department at Siddhartha Capital Limited. Mr. Nepal is an MBA graduate in Finance and has extensive experience of more than four years working in research, and correspondent banking departments in United States and Nepal. He was associated with Standard Chartered Bank Nepal Limited for two and a half years working in the Financial Institutions and Transaction Banking Department. Before joining SCB, he worked in the Research Department of Nabil Investment Banking Limited and other key banks in the United States. He has attended international training programs and workshops related to Correspondent Banking, Transaction Banking, and Finance in India and the United States. He also has a commendation from the Ohio House of Representatives and is a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society.