KUSOM Visiting Faculties

Regular Visiting Faculty (in alphabetical order)

MBA(E) Human Resouce, MPhil in General Management from KUSOM. More than two and half decade of professional experience in Government, INGOs, Media and Banking Sector. CEO in Siddhartha Development Bank. Involved in teaching and training profession since a decade.
Specialization: HR, Leadership and Organizational Behavior

Mr. Ajay Shrestha has completed EMBA from Pokhara University in 2002 and has been a visiting faculty member of Ace Institute of Management and Kathmandu University School of Management.
The courses that he has been involved with till date are Business Environment of Nepal. International Business, Strategic Management and Leadership. He also conducts professional training courses related to financial markets for several training institutes viz. National Banking Institute, KFA etc.
He carries a professional experience of working with three commercial banks of Nepal viz. Standard Chartered Bank Nepal, Bank of Kathmandu Ltd. and NMB Bank Limited. He was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bank of Kathmandu Lt. during 2010 to 2017







MBA from Swinburne University, Melbourne Australia. Working in Leadership roles on a variety of Australian Industries for more than 2 decades predominantly garnered expertise in Operational Excellence and Talent Development aligning with business strategy; currently leading Southern Cross Ptv. Ltd (Australia) and ReInvent (Nepal).

Specialization: Change Management, Capacity Building, Performance Management, Entrepreneurship, Training & Assessment, Program Development & Facilitation and Operation Management – Sales, Retail & Social Franchising.



Bimesh Man Pati, Global Finance and Portfolio Management

MBA (Pokhara University), more than 8 years of teaching experience and more than 10 years of market experience in Trading and Banking business..

Specialization: International Finance, Investment Management, Banking



BIRAT SHRESTHA, Sales Management

MBA from KUSOM, Advertising Agencies, Access Universe Pvt. Ltd., faculty of Marketing for more than 7 years.

Specialization: Strategic Marketing Management









LLM(Business and International Trade Law) & M Ed(English Language). 10 Years of advocacy(Practice and teaching) in business Law.


Jayakar  Vaidya

Associate Professor,

Masters in Business Studies from Tribhuvan University, Masters in Business Administration from LUMS, Pakistan

More than twenty five years work experience in senior position in Bank, INGOS, Development Projects , Private colleges and  Consultant  firms. Associated with KUSOM as visiting faculty since 2010


Jayan  Nyachhyon

Industrial Engineering (Saint Louis University), Philippines, MBA (Columban College), Philippines

More than 20 years of national and international exposure in Human Resources Management, Operations and Technology, QMS, Ergonomic, Skill Development and Enhancement. Worked with Plastman Incorporated; Acer Information (Philippines) Incorporated, with extensive exposure in handling account quality of brands like Dell, IBM, Acer and Head of Corporate HR department at Chaudhary Group.Experience of teaching at various Graduate Colleges for almost two decades.


Kalyan Raj Sharma Ph.D
Doctor of Economics International Trade from Fudan University Shanghai, China (2011), sinologist and expert at tourism, international trade and foreign direct investment. Worked as tourism entrepreneur for more than a decade and published academic papers in China's Foreign Exchange Reserves, Tourism Finance, China's real estate market at Chinese journal and magazines.


 Kiran Thapa
MBA from Tribhuvan University, is an academician by profession with more than 20 years of teaching experience. He worked as board of director at investment banking firm for more than a decade.
Specialization: Asset management for business business, security analysis and portfolio management, capital structure management, financial institutions & markets, and managerial finance.



Ramesh Shrestha, Digital Marketing

B.E. (Computer, TU), MBA and M. Phil. (Marketing, KUSOM)..

Prior Work Experience: Professional experience in software development, banking, and research for more than a decade. Involved in teaching and training in engineering and management stream. Managing Partner at Avant Garde Solution (P) Ltd., a research and consulting firm..

Specialization: Research Methodology, Marketing Research, Digital Marketing, Data Analytics, Management Information System, Project Management.

Rameshore Khanal

Former secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Senator of Kathmandu University.




Professor, Central Department of Management, Tribhuvan University; Ph. D.(University of Delhi), MBA (TU). Faculty and Ph. D. Scholar supervisor, TU; Consultant, national and international organizations. About four dozens of finance articles credit published in different national and international journals.
Specialization: financial management, corporate finance



LL.M. (Commercial Law), M.A.(sociology/Anthropology).Founding partner of World Union Legal Research and Consultancy Pvt. Ltd.Delivering academic and legal service as resource person for LLM students and delivered research service as a legal consultant of Asian Development Bank for debt recovery cases in DRT. Teaching experience in various business school in Nepal.

SUBODH SHARMA SIGDEL, Financial Market and Institutions

MBA(2000) from Nepal Commerce Campus, (TU) Nepal, MSc in International Banking and Finance (2010) from University of Greenwich (UK). More than 15 years in financial market: commercial bank, forex brokerage, commodity exchange, commodity trading trading institute and central securities depository. Worked as the CEO of CDS and Clearing Limited, a public sector company in the capital market for 4 years till July 2015.

Specilization: Financial Markets, International Finance and Financial Trading Techniques


MBA and M. Phil. in Marketing from KUSOM. PGDM from IIM, Bangalore. Involved in teaching and training since a decade. More than one and half decade of multi-dimensional professional experience in Nepalese Corporate Marketing sector including companies like Himalayan Snax & Noodles Pvt. Ltd., Himalaya Television, Samsung Nepal and MAW Enterprises.

Specialization: Marketing Management, Strategic Brand Management, Promotion Management, Service Marketing and New Product Development.


MBA (Manchester Business School, UK). CEO, Standard Chartered bank of Nepal. Financial Management and Strategy.


Tina Rawal Saud

PhD (Ongoing- KUSOM), MPhil in General Management (KUSOM), Executive MBA (Human Resource Management- Purbanchal University), BSc (Biotechnology- Mumbai University).

Prior Work Experience: More than 10 years of experience as management faculty.

Specialization: Human Resource Management, Organization Behavior



E-MBA (KUSOM), Master's in e-Governance (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland), Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (University of Arizone, USA) and Pg. Dip Certificate in ERP (University of Scranton, USA) and Diploma in Internet Governance (Diplo Foundation, MALTA)

Specializations:Management Information Systems, Enterprise Resource Planning, Enterprise Architecture, Strategic Management, Strategic Merger and Acquisition, Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC), Benefit Realization, IT Assurance and Audit, Project Management and Digital transformation.

Vivek has over 17 years of experience working in the public, private and development sectors in US, Latin America, Europe, Africa, South East Asia and the Pacific.