Most Influential Women of Year 2020

Title Sponsor: RSTCA Foundation

Co- Sponsor: Harvard Education Group

Venue Partner: Aloft Marriot, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Voting Partner: Sparrow SMS, Khalti


Top 100 Most Influential Women of The Year

SNNameOrganization
1Aakanchya BhetwalMini’s Mehendi
2Aashmini BhetwalWe are carrying out the work personally
3Aditi GoyalGoogle Business Group/ Attire Nepal/ Sanskriti International School/Genese Cloud Academy
4Akriti Rana ThapaSchool
5Akriti Rani PhuyalNon-profit social organization -Lions Club International(Leo District Council ,District 325A1 Nepal) -Leo Club of Biratnagar Young Heart
6Albina prawinBabiya young women organization.
7Alisha ShahNepal leather Craft and goodwill remit.
8Alize Biannic Solis performing Arts 
9Angila BhattaraiLifeline Hospital Pvt.Ltd,  Damak,Jhapa
10Anju RautJourney jewellery
11Ankita AgrawalGandhi International Missin
12Annapurna SwarapChairperson Assocham, founder and CEO Emotionalytics 
13Annie JindalLiving Space Interiors
14Anshu PradhanSister’s enterprises
15Anupama BhusalTokha Bal club , Dhapasi , Kathmandu ; civic campaign for social prosperity Nawalparasi; Nepal Restorative justice forum:
16Anusha NepalRadio Kathmandu, Sanskriti International School, Rotaract Club of Kantipur and International Youth Alliance for Peace 
17Apekshya NiraulaNepal Forum for Restorative Justice
18Arati BasnetLittle Kingdom School
19Archana shrestha (Ana)SMART 
20Ashlesha UpretiLions and Leo Club of Kathmandu Roshni (female only leo club) of Leo District Council 325 A2 Nepal 
21Asmita SubediOrigin Wear Pvt.Ltd 
22Bharti SumariaSUMARIA packworld LLP
23Bindu BhattaraiHuman Resources Society Nepal .http://hrsocietynepal.org/team/
24BRINDA KATHAYAT CG Entertainment 
25Devina Shrestha Corona School 
26Dr Rangina Bluecross hospital Tripureshwor, Kantipur hospital Tinkune 
27Dr. Sujata Panta College Of Medical Sciences Bharatapur Chitwan 
28DR.LAKSHMIPRIYA.NITI LTD
29Elisha KharelRastriya Banijya Bank,Tyro Soft Pvt LTD,Leo Club International
30Eunice Agyapong KyerehThe Kyereh foundation
31Evangelia Lazaridou( Princess Evana PANHWAR)URGC
32Gita ChitrakarAngel Engineering Consultancy Pvt. Ltd.
33Goma KhanalNepalese Women Voice
34Gunjan AgrawalMoms Achar
35Janaki GurungInternational youth society
36Jenisha MagarI am currently involved in Siris Youth Foundation which carries the vision to empower women and youth.
37Jerushia Hylton – McDonaldCARP is an international student organization committed to empowering young adults to become global leaders, Global Youth Society , Global United Voices Network, WWAV International
38Khuma Sharma DhitalWIST, NUTA, NCWA, NCS,PMC women professor  and staff’s association
39Khushboo Pradhan Khushi Foundation and Khushi Events
40Latika GolyanCity Hotel Pvt Ltd ,  Golyan Agro Pvt Ltd 
41Malvika BiswasAP1HD Television
42Manju Paudyal GyawaliCivil Aviation Authority of Nepal
43May liuSuperstar Art Foundation 
44Medha SharmaVisible Impact
45Milan Kumari RajbanshiNepal Family Party  (NFP- Nepal)
46Min AgrawalGiggles
47Monalisha ParajuliRIGHT ROLLER
48Neelam ShahShedevils Pvt. Ltd , Himalayan Daughters
49Neelima BasnetInternational Federation of Business and professional women(BPW International), Group for Rural Infrastructure Development Nepal(GRID Nepal) 
50Neha Giri Fariya 
51Neha KalaCOnviction Consulting, Conviction Business Advisor Pvt. Ltd, The Red Velvet Column & The Fact Teller(Print Magzaines), We Welfare Society(NGO), The Humanity Excellence Award, National Summit on Holistic Sciences & Wellness(Annual Event), India’s Top Professional (Coffee Table Book) and many more ownership.
52Nita PradhanRadio nagarik 96.5
53Palisha TuladharDaraz.com.np – Alibaba Group 
54Parbati Sharma Rural Connectivity Improvement Project,
55Paru GurungStandard Gurkhas Group Holdings Pvt Ltd and The Sherpa Guide Services 
56Pragya KCWomenLead Nepal
57Prasun SinghWondrous World
58Pratima SherpaI am a golfer. I don’t involve any organization.
59Prem AnamikaOSHO INTERNATIONAL
60Promisha Mishra Currently I am working as telecom engineer at Nepal Telecom whereas I have nominated my name for Padbank: Menstrual Hygiene works in Nepal. 
61Rachana Sunar IDEA Nepal
62Rajlakshmi JainShree Bhuwal IT solutions /Creations
63Rekha Modi mitrukaPage3 haute couture
64Rene Brouwer MESTOSYNC Energy Holdings 
65Renu AgrawalPreviously-S.B. Web Technology now as a housewife
66Reshma Banu ShahHeart beat,our child protection foundation Nepal,chaitanya sewa samuha.
67Richa MurarkaThe kedar house
68Roakchha KCLogistics company 
69Romee Giri 1.World Taekwondo 2. United Nation 3.MOC (Nepal)  
70Rubee ShresthaNCASA, PRISMEDIA, SN ENTERTAINMENT, CHANNEL ARBITRARY, YELLOW ORBITS, LENSTRAP ENTERTAINMENT, NESS STUDIO
71Sabira RanjitHospitality
72Sabitra Gyawali National Association of PLWHA in Nepal 
73Sagarika ShresthaKantipur Television, Radio Kantipur
74Sandipa Tamanginterior design nepal and decore debute pvt ltd.
75Sangee ShresthaWomen Artist Group of Nepal (WAGON) / Lalitkala Literature society / Bhadrakumari Lalitkala Sewa Sadan / Nepal Art Critics Society. 
76Sangita PandeyRastriya Beema Company Limited
77Sanju SahSt.Xavier’s college maitighar
78Saraswati thapaWomens Expressions / NAWA( Nepal army Wives Assosciation
79Sareesha ShresthaRotary Nepal Literacy Mission
80Sazza KCJunior Chamber international (kirtipur Jaycees?) 
81Selisha ChhetriA.I.M.T Training Solutions Pvt.Ltd
82Shail Suman SilwalNepal Television
83Shailja RungtaLiving spaces interiors 
84Shanta NepaliHuman rights Film Center, Shanta Nepali Productions 
85Shanti  Shrestha  Nuptse  craft
86Shradha ShresthaNepal Tourism Board
87Shruti Rajya Laxmi Singh Queendom 
88Shruti sharma Morang merchant association /Rotary club /NYEF
89Sima NeupaneThe Roomies – A girls hostel, Lucky Group
90Simran SahJunior Jaycees
91Smita PokharelConsultantancy 
92Sorina subbaFreelancing for projects
93Suchitra Thapa Lions Club of Pokhara Seti Gandaki,District 325 B1,Multiple District 325 
94Supriya SharmaBrainGlow Business Services Pvt Ltd 
95Sweety AgrawalAgrawal & Associatea
96Sweety shahi Oberoi Oberoi integrated travel solutions 
97Sweta Rajgarhia Sutodiya Past recognition- 1) Judge for the show on Ntv plus – Nepal’s top 7 debaters leadership academy. 2) Featured at Ntv plus – Young achievers show 3) Did Tarot card reading at American Independence Day July 6th, 2013 at American club Kathmandu. 4) Attended Unconference women in lead by Annapurna post in 2015. 5) Attended Young Entrepreneur Summit women 2016 6) Did Tarot card reading at an event organized by Turkish Airlines. 7) Did Tarot card reading at UN world food program office. 8) Was featured in Ntv plus Top 75 women leaders 2016 at Youth tv show. Season 6. 9) Was a judge at Model icon of the year 2017 Fashion Show 10) Did Tarot Card Reading at Tata motors. 
98Urussa Joshi Image channel 
99Usha KhatiwadaNRN Infrastructure & Development Limited
100Yogmaya KandelFrontline Consult Pvt. Ltd

Top 10 Women of The Year

Corporate Women of Year – Usha Khatiwada  CEO | NRN INFRASTRUCTURE & DEVELOPMENT BANK | Currently she is working in the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO)for Nrn Infrastructure and Development Limited. Ms. Khatiwada has experience of working as Chief Operating Officer at NRNIL for five years. Earlier she acted as HR & Admin Manager at Sanima Life Insurance Ltd. for 1.5 years, Senior HR & Administrative Officer at Sanima Mai Hydropower Ltd. for two years and HR officer in Sanima Hydropower Ltd. for five years. She participated in several training programs and seminars in Nepal and abroad. She attended UNESCO sponsored training programs in water management in The Netherlands. She was invited as speaker at the Hydro Vision International Conference at USA in 2013,2016, Hydro-2015 at France in 2015 and many other International conferences in Srilanka, Vietnam etc.

Youth icon of the year – Janaki Gurung COUNTRY DIRECTOR | INTERNATIONAL YOUTH SOCIETY | Janaki Gurung,One of the Nepal”s leading young female entrepreneur.international director of Mero Consultancy.Member of Women federation for world peace Nepal. She believes in mankind and social works.And also the country director of Nepal for an internationally recognized youth based organization.Regional direction of international youth society Beside these she works as freelance,public speaker and youth motivator and has been part of more than 200 youths program.

Youth icon of year- Selisha Cheetri  Managing Director | A.I.M.T Training Solutions Pvt.Ltd | She is a people-person. She love meeting new people and learning about their lives and their backgrounds. She can almost always find common ground with strangers, and she likes making people feel comfortable in my presence. She find this skill is especially helpful when kicking off projects with new clients. She prefer calling herself an entrepreneur and social activist.

Professional of Year – Archana Shrestha  Career and education counselling | SMART | Recently back in Nepal after residing 15 years in Australia .In those period of time she got an opportunity to expose herself in many filed .Finished her study from Sydney she had more than 10 years of working experience in hospitality management field . Being women means more responsibility and balancing up between career and family life is very hard ,despite all of we can be organised with ourselves you can create your own opportunities and if you are determined ,focused nothing is impossible .

Popular Women of Year- Rachana Sunar  FOUNDER & DIRECTOR | IDEA NEPAL | Rachana Sunar, human rights activists, social Activist working to improve lives of children and women in West part of Nepal. She is very passionate for social work and change. Since 2013 she have been working to end child marriage. Now she runs the Balan Shikshya kindergarten for vulnerable kids suffering from domestic violence and poverty. As the head of IDEA Nepal, she is very committed to make change in women’s lives in rural area of West Nepal.

Intrapreneur of Year – Paru Gurung | MANAGING DIRECTOR | Standard Gurkhas Group Holdings Pvt Ltd and The Sherpa Guide Services | She is a young and vibrant 25 years lady who Believes in innovating new ideas and business in trade and tourism .

People’s Favorite. Of Year – Suchitra Thapa  Co-Chief Advisor | Lions Club of Pokhara Seti Gandaki,District 325 B1,Multiple District 325 | Lion Suchitra Thapa, Lions Club member Since 2004, she is Semifinalist
among 1300 women globally in New Voices, Lions Clubs International

Media person of year – Sahil Suman Silwal News Editor and News presenter | NEPAL TELEVISION | She is the youngest News editor and presenter at Nepal television and she handle the English news desk.

Business women of year –Rooakcha K. C. | MANAGING DIRECTOR | FAST MOVER LOGISTICS | She is a very enthusiastic and positive person, with a motive to create an employment opportunities for youths. Currently leading an organisation with above 70 employees with a vision to take the logistics service to a new level

Business Women of Year – Latika Golyan | MANAGING DIRECTOR | City Hotel Pvt Ltd , Golyan Agro Pvt Ltd | She is heading multiple businesses. She is building a ‘Hyatt Place Hotel ‘which will start operating in April 2020. She is also into agriculture where she is increasing the income of the farmers, reducing the country’s trade deficit and improving the health of the nation by providing organic food at reasonable prices under my brand ‘Mato’.

MOST INFLUENTIAL WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2020

Usha Khatiwada  CEO | NRN INFRASTRUCTURE & DEVELOPMENT BANK | Currently she is working in the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO)for Nrn Infrastructure and Development Limited. Ms. Khatiwada has experience of working as Chief Operating Officer at NRNIL for five years. Earlier she acted as HR & Admin Manager at Sanima Life Insurance Ltd. for 1.5 years, Senior HR & Administrative Officer at Sanima Mai Hydropower Ltd. for two years and HR officer in Sanima Hydropower Ltd. for five years. She participated in several training programs and seminars in Nepal and abroad. She attended UNESCO sponsored training programs in water management in The Netherlands. She was invited as speaker at the Hydro Vision International Conference at USA in 2013,2016, Hydro-2015 at France in 2015 and many other International conferences in Srilanka, Vietnam etc.