Kabita Pokhrel is a seasoned professional serving as the Secretary of the Executive Committee of the Independent Power Producer’s Association of Nepal (IPPAN). With an impressive career spanning 23 years in the banking sector and eight years of dedicated experience in the energy industry, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role.
Kabita holds a master’s degree in Economics, reflecting her strong academic background. Currently, she is at the forefront of the Women in Energy Nepal Campaign within IPPAN, advocating for greater gender inclusion across various levels of the energy sector, fostering diversity and empowerment.
In addition to her work in the energy sector, Kabita is actively involved in financial institutions such as Prabhu Capital and Asha Laghubitta Bittiya Santha Limited, where she plays a vital role. She also serves as a Director in Asha Laghubitta, a ‘D’ class national-level financial institution dedicated to providing financial solutions to marginalized women.
Notably, Kabita holds the position of Chairperson in Himshila Hydropower Company Limited and Shirjanshil Urja Company Pvt. Ltd., where she contributes to the development of Nepal’s energy infrastructure. Furthermore, she serves as a Director in Liberty Energy and Ruby Valley Company Limited, showcasing her commitment to driving progress in the energy sector.
With her extensive experience, academic background, and multifaceted roles, Kabita Pokhrel is a dynamic leader who continues to make significant contributions to both the energy industry and the financial sector in Nepal.