Santosh Gartaula


Founder, Bikas Udhyami

Economist specialized in innovation, development entrepreneur, smart solutions and co-founded Bikas Udhyami to do development differently. Bikas Udhyami is a social business led by young Nepali professionals from different backgrounds who share an entrepreneurial spirit when it comes to seeking ways to do development differently.

Collectively we bring together expertise on a wide range of issues including governance, economic development, environment, human rights, labor migration, gender and social inclusion, and media and technology to identify and implement innovative solutions to address Nepal’s development challenges.