CA. Ananda Raj Sharma Wagle, President
Mr. Wagle is qualified as a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) in Year 2009 AD and he is also Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN). Mr. Wagle has Bachelor’s Degree in Accounts and Finance from Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) Delhi. He has also obtained the Diploma in International Financial Reporting (Dip- IFR) from The Association of Chartered Certified Accountant, (ACCA UK).
Mr. Wagle is a practicing member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal(ICAN). He has been practicing for more than 11 years in non-assurance and consulting services. His core area of expertise are; strategy and policy formulations for different organizations, conducting research including survey and review like pay review, skill review and job mapping etc. He has actively served the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) as a trainer/resource person on various domain and also served the Institute as a
member of various committees on Contemporary issue, Development of Small & Medium Practitioner, Continuous Professional Education (CPE) etc.
Mr. Wagle has served in various positions in ACAN, and other prestigious organization representing the profession as under.
- President of The Association of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ACAN)- (2020-till now)
- Chartered President of ACAN Toastmaster Club (2019- till now)
- President of The Association of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ACAN)(2017-2019)
- Member of Audit Bureau of Circulation (ABC) Committee under Press Council Nepal (2017-2018)
- Vice President of Association of Chartered Accountant of Nepal (ACAN) (2015-2017)
- Treasurer of Association of Chartered Accountant of Nepal (ACAN)(2013-205)
CA. Ramesh Kumar Dhital, Vice President
Mr. Dhital is a practicing Chartered Accountant with over 13 years of experience in audit, consulting and training. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has experience in consulting, training and assurance in different service domain including NFRS Convergence, Special Inspections, Risk Based Internal Audit, IS Audit and Risk Advisory. He started career with Ernst and Young, India serving Financial Services sector clients. He is a Management Graduate, Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), ISACA-USA and Diploma in International Financial Reporting (DipIFR) from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK. He has also completed Diploma in Information System Audit (DISA) conducted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) with technical support from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has published various articles on Risk Management, Risk Based Internal Audit, Mergers, NFRS Convergence and Banking.
He served the Association of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ACAN) as General Secretary (2013-15) and Executive Member (2012-13) in the past. Ramesh has actively served the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal as a trainer/resource person on various domain and also served the Institute as a member of various committees on NFRS, Information Technology, Editorial etc.
CA. Tej Prasad Subedi, General Secretary
Mr. Subedi is a qualified Chartered Accountant from ICAI in the year of 2007. Subsequently, he was enrolled in the membership of ICAN in 2009. He is also a life member of Association of Chartered Accountants of Nepal. Mr. Subedi is a versatile person who among other, is actively involved as a member of different committee of ICAN and ACAN.
Mr. Subedi has vast expertise in reviving automobile industries of Nepal. He is also known as ‘reviver’ of automobile industry as credit goes to him on treatment of many problematic automobile company and transforming them into profit. He believe in team work and always focus for delegation of authority to downstream for achievement of common goal. He has been working in different capacity as a COO/Business Head/Director in different companies for more than 10 years. He is also involved in other business including hospitality, real estate, investment, and import and consultancy service.
CA. Sushil Ghimire, Treasurer
Mr. Ghimire is qualified as a Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountant of India (ICAI) in 2010 AD and he is also Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN). He holds Masters in Commerce equivalent from Tribhuvan University.
Mr. Ghimire is practicing member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN). He has been practicing in Audit and Advisory services. He also has experience of working as Finance Controller in corporate sector. He is involved in various positions in ACAN, ICAN Public Finance committee and other prestigious organizations.
CA. Tanka Upreti, Executive Member
Mr. Upreti has over 5 years of post qualification experience in corporate industry. He has also completed BCOM from IGNOU. He started his career from Saleways Group, a retail outlet chain industry, and now working in managerial position in one of the leading corporate in automotive industry called Sipradi Trading P. Ltd. He has vast experience of organisational skills,operational skills and leadership skills. His main area of expertise is Accounts & Finance where he has worked in day to day operation, MIS Preparation of organisation and compliance of financials as per statutory laws.
He has previously worked (2018-2020) in ACAN Research sub committee, and also part of member of Youth Opportunities Nepal, a voluntary organisation working for benefit of the youth of the nation. He is also the member of ACAN Toastmasters club, where he has been actively involved in communication and leadership development skills.
CA. Shesh Mani Dahal, Executive Member
Mr. Dahal is a qualified Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal, an LLB and MBS degree from Tribhuvan University. Shesh is one of the highly regarded young professional especially in tax fraternity. He conceptualised the development of TAXpert, Nepal’s first and leading tax application that provides tax information and resources for the benefit of small and medium taxpayers. TAXpert was awarded by mBillionth awards (India’s renowned award) for providing taxation service to Nepalese people. He is a director of Nepal Tax Online, the first online tax portal of Nepal and also a writer of “The Purple Book of Tax 2075 and 2076” which is highly appreciated book of tax among tax professionals, professional accountants, private and public sector enterprises and CA students.
Shesh is a chartered accountant in practice and directly involved as a member and signing partner for conducting internal audit, statutory audit of various corporate bodies, public sector enterprises and NGOs/INGOs in Nepal. He hasalso been providing an expert service to Inland Revenue Department (IRD). Taxation and Labour law are his core areas of expertise. He often travels across Nepal to provide trainings on taxation and labour law. He has already provided tax and labour law training to more than 25,000 participants so far. His article on emerging taxation and labour issues including consequences of various provisions of newly enacted Social Security Fund Act and Rules – are often published in “Souvenir of IRD” and national daily newspapers.
CA. Sanjeeta Nepal, Executive Member
Ms. Nepal is Chartered Accountant qualified from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 2017 A.D., and is also member of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nepal. She is currently pursuing LLB from Tribhuwan University.
Ms. Nepal has 2.5 years post qualification experience in banking sector. She started her career from Janata Bank Nepal Limited and is currently working at Global IME Bank Limited. She has exposures in organizational and leadership skills, which she developed throughout her journey in the profession. Her main area of expertise is in Internal Audit, Accounts & Finance. She is also the member of ACAN Toastmasters club and is further involved in consultancy service.
CA. Anil Lamichhane, Executive Member
Mr. Anil Lamichhane is Chartered Accountant qualified from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal and Mr. Lamichhane also holds MBS degree from Tribhuvan University.
Mr. Lamichhane is practicing chartered accountant for 4 years, based on tourism city Pokhara. He is involved as financial expert for Public Private Partnership (PPP) Unit of Pokhara Metropolitan City. His main area of expertise is Financial Feasibility Analysis, Taxation, accounts and statutory compliance. Mr. Lamichhane is involved in teaching profession and also involved on training of accounting and taxation.
CA. Tika Ram Karki, Executive Member
Mr. Karki is a practicing Chartered Accountant having 6 plus years of experience in audit & assurance, business consulting and corporate training. Mr. Karki also holds Master’s Degree in Finance & Taxation from IGNOU, India.
Previously he has worked in one of the leading CA firm in Nepal over 2 years. Mr. Karki also involved (2018-2020) in ACAN as a member of NFRS Implementation sub-committee and other prestigious organizations.
CA. Manish Aryal, Executive Member
Mr. Aryal is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). Mr. Aryal holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Studies(BBS) from T.U. Mr. Aryal has 4 years of work experience in Auditing, Finance and Investment Sector. He also has in-depth knowledge in Financial Planning and Budgeting, Treasury Management, Project Management and Revenue Assurance. Mr. Aryal is presently running a investment company which primarily focus on Capital Market of Nepal, and a Waste management company. He is the financial adviser of companies in the sector of finance, Export Entities and trading companies. He has attended various seminars, events and workshops on taxation, business, finance and AML/Compliance.
CA. Hari Kumar Silwal, Immediate Past President
Hari Kumar Silwal, 51 years old, is practicing as a chartered accountant for the last 23 years now. He is also known as a trainer, teacher, business and ADR consultant, counselor, motivator, educator, researcher and social entrepreneur. He has also served as board member, patron and trustee in various government corporations, social organizations and private companies. He was born and brought up in Chitwan and now lives in Kathmandu. He has taken various trainings form the IIA-USA, Harvard Law School-USA, India, UK and Nepal.He is LLB, MA-Sociology, M. Com.,(equivalent), PGD-Counseling Psychology and PGD-Alternative Dispute Resolution.
He is a part time/visiting MBA, EMBA and BBA faculty at MAN, KUSOM (Kathmandu University), Ace Institute of Management, KCM, Purbanchal University, SOMTU (Tribhuwan University) He has published various articles in professional, business, lifestyle and spiritual magazines and journals.