Availability of Staff

DVN has a core team consisting of 3 directors and 3 finance/admin and support staff. Furthermore, DVN has a long list of competent resource personnel available in the sector of agriculture research and development, institutional development, governance, capacity building, social and economic development, community development, gender, etc., who have a long association with DVN and are always at standby and ready to provide their services.

Core Professionals Staff of the Company:

DVN renders services primarily through its own professional staff ensuring timely and quality services to the clients. Resource persons are hired and used to provide their expertise on a project basis as and when needed.

SN Name and position Position Qualification Exp. years Field of Expertise
1. Ms. Gauri K.C. Chairperson M.Sc., TU 25 Environment, Project management
2 Dr Basant Vickram Thapa Director Ph. D.,Agriculture 25 Agriculture, value chain, food security, project implementation, monitoring and evaluation
3 Mr. Achyut Dev Bhatta Consultant/

Statistician

M.A. in Statistics, TU 30 Baseline and end-line survey, data management, project evaluation
4 Mr. Deependra K Josi Consultant MBA 20 Value chain development – Investment and financial analysis
5 Mr. Prashiddha Singh Suwal Director M.Sc. Agr, MBA 25 Agriculture, Natural Resource Management, finance, Training, Rural Credit
6 Mr. Ishwor P Neupane M & E Specialist M B A, MS 25 Project monitoring and evaluation; project appraisal, Environment, and safeguard management
7 Dr. An Singh Bhandari Consultant / M & E Specialist Ph.D. Philippines 27 Periodic plans, baseline studies, socio-economic studies, Monitoring and evaluation
8 Mr. Hem Raj Kharel Consultant / Statistician M.Sc, TU 27 Data Management, MIS
9 Mr. Subarna Man Shrestha Consultant / Socio-economist MBA, TU 25 Tracer Study, baseline studies, socio-economic studies, Monitoring and evaluation
10 Mr. Bhuwan Bhatta Agriculture Expert MSc, AIT 25 Baseline studies, socio-economic studies
11 Dr. Rebati Man Shrestha Veterinarian / Livestock Expert M.Sc., B.V.Sc. & A.H 30 Community livestock development project planning, management, and monitoring
12 Dr. Amar Saha Livestock Expert M.Sc., B.V.Sc. 30 Community livestock development project planning, management, and monitoring
13 Dr. K P Shankhi Veterinarian / Livestock Expert M.Sc., B.V.Sc. & A.H 30 Community livestock development project planning, management, and monitoring
14 Mr. Ganesh B Baniya Value Chain Development Specialist M A Agr Eco 35 Agribusiness development, value chain management
15 Dr. B Katuwal Value Chain Expert Ph D 20 Agribusiness development, value chain management
16 Er  Manoj Gyawali Civil Engineer M E 8 Engineering support for rural infrastructure
17 Mr. Ashok Awasthi Environmental Expert M.Sc 6 Environmental support services to different projects.
18 Mr. Dipendra Panta Agribusiness specialist M. A. Economics 10 Feasibility, project appraisal, proposal development, financial analysis, agribusiness development