Dr. Biswo Poudel joins Ullens Education Foundation as its Board of Trustee

08 August, 2019

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Biswo Nath Poudel has recently been appointed to the five member Board of Trustees of Ullens Education Foundation. Dr. Poudel is an economist with specialization in natural resources economics, labor economics, and economic history. He holds a PhD in Agricultural and Resource Economics from the University of California at Berkeley. Currently he is the Economic Advisor to the International Labor Organization (ILO) and a Visiting Associate Professor at Kathmandu University School of Management. Dr. Poudel is also a member of the Board of Director of Middle Tamor Hydropower Company (73MW).  In the past, he served as a member of the Board of Director of Sanima Bank. His other past experiences include, among others, working as an economist with the Office of Millennium Challenge Nepal and advising the Vice Chairman of National Planning Commission. He has published articles in noted journals, and presented papers at national and international conferences. Dr. Poudel is one of the noted young economists in Nepal and contributes to Nepali media on economic issues frequently. We have no doubt Dr. Poudel’s expertise shall further enrich the work of the Foundation. Dr. Poudel is part of the Ullens’ Parents’ Community. His daughter studies at Ullens Kindergarten.