Institute of micro-finance and cooperative development.

CSD appoints its Executive Chief

CSD has appointed Mr. Bechan Giri as the new Executive Chief effective from December 26, 2017. Mr. Giri’s appointment comes with the resignation of former Executive Chief of CSD, Mr. Shanker Nath Kapali on health ground.

Mr. Giri has a rich and diverse experience of commercial banking, agriculture finance, research and microfinance. He worked for 27 years at the Nepal Bank Ltd., with the last position as the Deputy General Manager. He had also led NADEP Laghubitta Bittiya Sanstha Ltd. as the CEO for a short period of time. During his initial years, Mr. Giri also worked at the Department of Agriculture under the Ministry of Agriculture and at the Agriculture Projects Services Centre (APROSC). He holds a Masters degree in Agriculture Development and Rural Finance from the University of Bradford, United Kingdom.

Mr. Giri endeavors to take forward the vision and mission of CSD and contribute towards the development of the microfinance and cooperative sector.

CSD Chairman Mr. Shankar Man Shrestha along with the other staff welcomed Mr. Giri in the CSD office at a special function. He congratulated him and wished him success in his new responsibility and hoped that he would lead CSD to a new height. Mr. Giri in return assured, “I will try my best to carry on the vision and mission of CSD and will build up cordiality among staff and members of CSD.”