Administrative Team

Suman Pandey

President Mr. Suman Bikram Pandey, is the Group Chairman of Explore Himalaya Group. He is the founder of this Company having been involved since the establishment of the Company in 1997. He is a dynamic and enterprising Tourism professional with over 30 years of experience in the Nepalese Tourism industry. Starting young he has transformed the tourism landscape in Nepal with the use of technology, innovation, niche events, and sustainable practices. Managing over 15 businesses under his portfolio, he is currently the Secretary/ Treasurer of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). His leadership in PATA resulted in initiating the first Himalayan Travel Mart in 2017, which is now the most prominent travel event of Nepal. Along with this, he has also served in diverse areas of Tourism some of which are mentioned below: 1. Himalaya Expeditions Inc. – Founder General Manager 1988-1996 2. Explore Himalaya Travel Inc.- Founder and President 1997- Current 3. Fishtail Air Helicopters – CEO & BOD 2006-2020 – Currently in BOD 4. Summit Air – BOD 2013- Current 5. Aloft Kathmandu Hotel (Chhaya Devi Complex)- BOD- 2018- Current 6. Chhaya Center, a Tourism themed Business Mall (Chhaya Devi Complex)- BOD- 2018- Current 7. Himalayan Steel and Alternative Construction – Founder Chairman 2007- Current 8. Everest Skydive – Founder President & Chairman 2009- Current 9. Marcopolo Restaurant – Founder Chairman 2018- Current 10. Annapurna Royal Camp – Founder President 2018 – Current Mr. Pandey is a renowned industry leader and has served in the following positions: 1. Trekking Agents Association of Nepal(TAAN)- President- 2 Years( plus 6 years as General Secretary and Vice President) 2. Airline Operators Association of Nepal(AOAN)- General Secretary for 7 years 3. Pacific Asia Travel Association( PATA) Nepal Chapter- Chairman for 5 years 4. Pacific Asia Travel Association( PATA Headquarter)- Secretary and Treasurer, currently serving in the third year. Recently Mr. Suman Pandey was bestowed with the Janseva Shree by the Rt. Hon. President of Nepal for his formidable contribution to the tourism sector of Nepal. The Jana Sewa Shree is one of the highest civilian awards of Nepal and is conferred to personalities making significant contributions to the country from various sectors.

Pragya Pandey

Vice President

Anuj Pandey

Managing Director Anuj Pandey, a young and visionary personality, is responsible for leading the company through innovation and creativity. He joined Explore Himalaya in 2011 as a Sales and Marketing Executive. However, he has come a long way from his initial days. Now, his leadership fuels the team with his special expertise in Product Development, Networking and Sustainable Tourism. He is a Masters’ degree graduate in Innovation & Tourism Management from Fachhochschule Salzburg (2013-2015) with his dissertation research on “Making Adventure Tourism Sustainable- A case study of Everest area” and Bachelors degree in Commerce (Honors) from Delhi University (2008- 2011). In addition to impressive academics, he is also trained in German Language Course (A2) from Deutsche Studio, Austria; International Fares and Ticketing Training Conducted by BARN Tour Operations Training from Himalaya Academy of Travel & Tourism; Sustainability for Tour Operators jointly conducted by CBI, SNV- Nepal, TAAN, The Great Himalayan Trail, Travelife and UKaid; Management Training conducted by CBI – Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and Explore the Art of Storytelling conducted by PATA. As an avid traveler and adventurer himself, he reached Annapurna Base Camp at the age of 14. His field experience includes leading special charity and medical groups to Everest Base Camp, Manasalu Circuit, Annapurna area and Kanchanjunga region. He has also travelled extensively outside Nepal including Thailand, Austria, Switzerland, Italy, Croatia, Hungary, Czech Republic, Spain, Belgium, Portugal; and Germany (ITB–Berlin) and United Kingdom (WTM-London). Outside office, he enjoys biking and playing basketball.

IT & Web

Amit Kumar Lamichhane

IT Manager Amit Lamichhane has more than a decade of experience in the field of Information Technology and currently working as an IT Manager in Explore Himalaya. He has Post Graduate…

Kshitiz Pandey

IT Kshitiz Pandey has more than a decade of experience in the field of Information Technology and currently working as an IT Manager in Explore Himalaya. He has Post Graduate…

Sales & Correspondence

Pushpa Gurung

Manager Pushpa Gurung, a dynamic Sales and Marketing professional, is known for building high-performance teams to meet EH targets. With her informed confidence and experience of a decade, she creates…

Sarita Gurung

Sales Executive Sarita Gurung joined Explore Himalaya in 2008, when the first ever Everest Skydive was organized. Since then she has been incessantly working in the company as a self motivated…

Operation Department

Kedar Khadka

Deputy General Manager joined EH in 2005 and has been serving ever since with his exceptional service skills in meeting the needs of travelers beyond expectation.

Account Department

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