Board of Directors

Lhak-Sam (BNP+) Board of Directors

Mr. Thinley Dorji

chairperson of the board

Mr.Thinley Dorji works with NHDCL as the Chief Executive Officer. He has worked with Kuensel Cooperation for more than 15 years with his last position as the Deputy Managing Director. After obtaining Honors from Sherubtse College, kanglung and Post Graduate certificate in Financial Management from Royal Institute of Management, Semtokha. He pursued his post graduate diploma in Business Administration from School of technology and management, London and Maters of Business Administration from University of East London.

Lam Ngodup Dorji, Lhak-Sam Board Member

Lam Ngodup Dorji

Board Member

Lama Ngodup Dorji is the 15th generation of Shingkhar Lama at Shingkhar Dechenling under Bumthang District which is considered as one of the Eight Lings established by Omniscient Longchenpa in Bhutan. He holds a Masters Degree in Buddhist Philosophy from Ngagyur Nyingma Institute, Mysore, India and he has taught in DeSisto School, The Berkshires, Massachusetts, USA for number of years. He is also a member with the Global Fund Country coordinating Mechanism in Bhutan.

Dechen Dorji, Lhaksam Board Member

Mr.Dechen Dorji

Board Member

Mr .Dechen Dorji is currently the Country Representative for the WWF program in Bhutan. Prior to Joining the WWF, he served as policy researcher and Professional Assistant to His Majesty the King. He has a Masters degree in Environmental Studies from Yale University and an Undergraduate degree in Forestry from University of Wales, UK. Mr.

Dorji has worked for close to 7 years in Eastern Bhutan managing regional forestry and agriculture development project funded by the World Bank and IFAD. He is also the founding Director of the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment located in lamegompa, Bumthang, where he worked for close to 4 years establishing the Institute in commemoration of the Centenary Celebrations of our Monarchy. Besides his professional portfolio, he actively engages in several charitable programs and takes keen interest in engaging with Youth issues and promoting activities of various civil society organizations in the country.

Chencho-Tshering, Lhak-sam Board Member

Mr. Chencho Tshering

Board Member

Mr.Chencho Tshering is from Shaba in Paro and has worked in the Bhutanese media for 23 years. He has a journalistic background and has studied printing and production at the London College of Printing in the UK. Prior to establishing the tour company, he has been the Managing Director for the National Newspaper, Kuensel. He has an extensive wealth of knowledge and experience in media and social issue in Bhutan.

Khandu Om Dorji, Lhak-Sam Board Member

Mrs. Khandu Om Dorji

Board Member

Ms. Khandu has rich work experience from both UN agencies and government. She is the proprietor of Gangtey Palace Expeditions