Meet Our Advisors

Ayush NepalChairman

Ayush Nepal is an MBA graduate from Regis University in Colorado, USA, with over 12 years of work experience in the field of financial management. He started his career in Denver, Colorado working for Sectorquant Capital Market and The Bornhoft Group. He then moved to Nepal and worked as an equity analyst for Beed Invest Ltd. before Co-founding ARKS Capital Ltd.

Ayush also serves on the board of Koshi Gas Udhyog, Janaki Gas Udhyog, Shree Ram Gas Udhyog, and Noble Gas Udhyog Pvt ltd.

Shivanth Raj PandayManaging Director

Shivanth Raj Panday is an MBA graduate from ACE Institute of Management in Kathmandu, Nepal. He has worked in the investment management sector for over 10-years, starting his career with Beed Invest as an equity analyst.

As a Co-founder and managing director, he believes that optimal performance in fund management requires hands on involvement in all portfolios managed by the firm; is therefore directly on top of all decision making process done by fund managers at ARKS. In addition to this, he is also serving as a board member of Tara Healthcare Private Ltd.

Dhurba Pd. DahalOperation Head/ Compliance Officer

Dhurba Pd. Dahal is a master's degree holder in Business Studies with specialization in Accounting from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu. He started his career at Tara Health Care Center for about 3 years. He then moved to ARKS Capital Advisors Ltd. and has been an active employee since the company's inception. Mr. Dahal is in charge of the overall operation management at ARKS. He is also responsible for compliance with regulatory frameworks.

Ranjeeta BistaBusiness Development Manager

Ranjeeta Bista is a graduate from Thames International College, Kathmandu (Tribhuvan University) having completed Bachelor's in Business Administration. She is currently pursuing Master's in Business Administration at Apex College, Kathmandu (Pokhara University). She has been with ARKS since October, 2016. Her scope of work includes developing client leads, overseeing their portfolios and maintaining apt correspondence with them.

Aakash ShresthaEquity Analyst

Aakash Shrestha is a master's degree holder in Business Administration from Ace Institute of Management, Kathmandu (Pokhara University). He has over two years experience in managing business finance. He is working as an Equity Analyst at present. He is currently involved in analyzing stocks and studying trends in the market as a part of the research team.

Sardha LamsalAccounts Officer

Sardha Lamsal is a Master's degree holder in Business Management (Finance) from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu. Ms. Lamsal has over 2 years of experience in an audit firm as an audit assistant where she was involved in managing files for manufacturing and service organizations. Her domains in ARKS include overseeing office accounts, internal audit and tax filing.

Subrat K. PokharelAssociate Equity Analyst/Operation Officer

Subrat K. Pokharel is a B.Tech. Civil Engineering graduate from National Institute of Engineering, Warangal, India. He started his career as an Associate Equity Analyst/Operation Officer at ARKS in 2021 and is currently serving as so. His primary duties include market research and facilitating office operations.

Sudarshan PandeyOperations Manager

Sudarshan Pandey is a BBS graduate from Tribhuvan University, Nepal. He has worked in Donor agencies, INGOs, and International Organisations with the collaboration from Nepalese Governmental offices in the Administration/Management department for over 20 years, starting his career with the Nepal Debt Management Project, Crown Agents, UK, and Ministry of Finance, HMG/Nepal.

He started his career at ARKS as an Operations Manager in 2019. His primary duties include market research and facilitating office operations.

Upama LamsalAdmin Officer

Upama Lamsal is currently enrolled in Bachelor in Business Studies, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu. Her responsibilities mainly include assisting with general administration and file management, as well as managing company/client information. Her responsibility also includes a vital component of resemblance with clients and other stakeholders.