Our Professional Team


Nepal Environmental & Scientific Services (NESS) (P) Ltd was established as a joint venture company in 1993 with the active and modest participation of Japanese and Nepalese entrepreneurs under the laws and regulations of the Government of Nepal. NESS has an unique blend of engineering and scientific team inclusive of in house professionals (Academicians, Scientists, Environmental Experts, Engineers, Hydrologists, Biologists, Managers, Planners, Economists, Sociologist, Geologists, Geographers, Statisticians, Legal experts, Communication / Public Relation Experts) and has enriched with more than twenty five full time, thirty supporting part-time human resources and twenty consultants as pool of experts.  

Management/ Administrative Human Resources

  • Mr. Arjun Poudel, B.E, M.E. – Managing Director
  • Mr. Ramu Subedi, M.Sc (Climate change), Masters in Humanities & Social Science – Chief Executive Officer
  • Dr. Toran Sharma, Doctorate (India) in Geology– Technical Director
  • Ms. Sulochana Shrestha, Master in Microbiology, MSC – Acting Quality Control Manager (QCM)/ Laboratory Manager
  • Mr. Ram Chandra Paudel, Bachelors in Business Studies – Accountant
  • Mr. Surendra Sharma Lamsal,  Documentation & Library
  • Mr. Manoj Acharya, Intermediate – Junior Assistant
  • Mr. Durga Rokka, Driver
  • Mr. Prem Bahadur Singtan, Driver
  • Ms. Mesali Maharjan, Junior Assistant
  • Mr. Ramesh Lama Rumba, Junior Assistant
  • Ms. Sumitra Dahal, Security Assistant
  • Ms. Lal Mai Tamang, Junior Assistant

Physical Environment Experts / Engineers

Natural Resource Management and Climate Change

  • Mr. Ramu Subedi, M.Sc (Climate change), Masters in Humanities & Social Science
  • Dr. Madhav Giri, Ph. D (Climate change), M.Sc(Environment)

Terrestrial Biologists

Aquatic Scientist

  • Mr. Kishore Kumar Upadhyaya, M. Sc. Senior Fisheries Biologist
  • Mr.Raj Kapoor Napit, B. Sc., Field Fisheries Biologist


  • Mr. Hari Prasad Bhattarai, MA / MS, Resettlement Expert
  • Mr. Arjun Dhakal, M. A. Economist
  • Dr. Naresh N.Rimal, Ph. D, Socio-ecological Resilience Specialist

Technical Specialists

Environment Law

  • Bimal Subedi, LL.M / BL, Environment Law
  • Mr. Janak Khanal, BL, Environment Law

Technical Writer, Editor

  • Dr. Donald A. Messerschmidt, Ph. D.(On Call)
  • Santosh Neupane, B.Sc

MIS Consultant

  • Santosh Neupane, B.Sc


  • Mr. Achuyt Dev Bhatta

Environmental Laboratory Staff