Our Team

At present, nearly 200 full-time staff, excluding local-level support personnel, are engaged in various developmental activities of CEAPRED. Large majority (over 90%) of these staff are serving in the field. About 28 percent of the staff are female and 35 percent are from minority groups. Additionally, the Center maintains a roster of various professionals and experts in multiple areas and their services are utilized as and when necessary.

Key Professionals at Central Office


Mr. Jaya Mukunda Khanal

Executive Director -

Mr. Keshab Datta Joshi

Program Director

Dr. Bhoj Raj Joshi

Program Manager

Mr. Basu P. Upadhyaya

Senior Manager/Admin,Finance

Mr. Gopal Prasad Shrestha

Program Coordinator

Mr. Naresh Joshi

Finance Manager

Mr Kamal Poudyal

System Administrator cum MIS Officer

Mr. Ganesh Acharya

M& E Officer

Ms. Ojaswi Shah

Associate Program Officer

Prem P. Rijal

Assistant Finance Officer

Dibyeswor P. Shrestha

Assistant Logistic Officer

Shanta Khakurel

Office Secretary

Pramila Khanal

Secretarial Assistant

Jitendra K. Shah

Lab Technician/ Office Assistant