Institute of micro-finance and cooperative development.

Management team

Mr. Shanker Nath Kapali, Executive Director
Mr. Shanker Nath Kapali is currently working as an Executive Director of CSD. He holds a Master Degree in Commerce from Tribhuvan University and has a long work experience of about 12 years in microfinance sector. He participated in Social Impact Measurement Program conducted by INAFI International, Management Information System (MIS) conducted by RMDC, Delinquency Management conducted by RMDC and many more. He joined CSD as a Deputy Director in 2004 A.D. He has several years of work experience in Agricultural Development Bank of Nepal.
Mr. Satish Shrestha, Director
Mr. Shrestha is currently working as a Director in CSD. He started his career in CSD from the year 2010 as a Deputy Director. He holds a Master Degree in HRM from Kathmandu University. He has more than 10 years experience in microfinance sector and is fully Certified Trainer of Asian Development Bank and World Bank's MFToT course. He has participated in various training and seminar including the Global Micro-Summit Campaign held at Valladolid, Spain on 2011.
Ms. Stephaniema Rana, Senior Officer
Ms. Stephaniema comes with a background in the development and social sector. She is working as a Sr. Officer in CSD Nepal. She previously worked at the Rural Microfinance Development Centre Ltd., a wholesale lending organization in Nepal, where she focused on the institutional and social development of microfinance institutions across the country. She has been involved in the social sector through various NGOs based in India and Nepal working with marginalized children and women. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Delhi University, India.
Ms. Renu Prajapati, Training Officer
Ms. Renu Prajapati has been working as a Training Officer  and Head of Administration Department at CSD. She worked as a counselor in Synergy Career Consultants Pvt. Ltd. and also holds a teaching experience. She completed MBA (Finance) degree from Pokhara University. She is a fully Certified Trainer of Asian Development Bank and World Bank's MFToT course and has been involved in training need assessments, facilitating training session in training programs as well as preparation of training completion reports. She is equally active in handling administration.

Mr. Prajwal Tuladhar, Research Officer
Mr. Prajwal Tuladhar is the newest entrant to the CSD team.





Mr. Sanjay Maharjan, Training Officer
Mr. Sanjay Maharjan is currently working as the Training Officer in CSD Nepal. He is an MBS graduate in finance from St. Xaviers College under Tribhuwan University. He started his career through internship in Prime Bank Nepal. He also worked as a marketing officer at Panchakanya Group, Kathmandu, Nepal. His strength includes research and assessment study, training delievery and strategic organizational abilities.            


Ms. Shristina Shrestha, Training Assistant
Ms. Shrestha is a Training Assistant in CSD from November 2014. She holds BBS degree from Tribhuwan University and carries out all the supporting functions ranging from organizing training programs to exchange visits and other back office/ administrative functions.

Mr. Sanjay Shrestha, Training Assistant
Mr. Sanjay Shrestha is working as a Training Assistant in CSD from July 2016. He supports in organizing training programs and oversees the social media activities of the Centre. He is currently pursuing a B.B.S. Degree from K&K International College.


Ms. Sagarika Khadka, Training Assistant
Ms. Sagarika Khadka joined CSD from 9th December 2016 as Training Assistant. She holds BBS degree from Tribhuwan University.  She started her career through internship in Laxmi Bank. Later she worked as an Admistrative head in ARED (Academy for Research and Entrepreneurship Development Pvt. Ltd).  She is pursuing her Masters degree from Tribhuwan University.