Core Management Team
Mr. Ramesh Kumar Bhattarai
M.Com, B. Law.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ramesh Kumar Bhattarai is a renowned name for his wide contributions in various aspects of business and economy of Nepal. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life as CEO, he had served at various institutions in the capacity of Top Level Management. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer at Mahalaxmi Bikas Bank Ltd., Chief Executive Officer at Nepal Life Insurance Ltd., Chief Executive Officer at Asian Life Insurance Ltd. and Managing Director at Mahalaxmi Finance Ltd. Mr. Bhattarai was awarded as Manager of the year 2016 while working as Chief Executive Officer of Mahalaxmi Finance Limited) by Europe Business Assembly, UK
In Addition, he served as President of Nepal Insurer’s Association, Founder Managing Director of AMC Hospital & Research Institute Limited, Vice-President of Birgunj Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Chief Editor of the Journal ‘The Economic World’ Published by Birgunj Chamber of Commerce and Industries and Advisor of Birgunj Sub Metropolitan City. Mr. Bhattarai has attended conference, seminars and workshops in various countries including United States, Australia, Germany, Switzerland, Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand.
Mr. Kamal Panthi
Deputy Chief Executive Officer / Information Officer
Mr. Panthi has a very dynamic personality. He has a very rich experience of life insurance and banking industry of Nepal. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life, he had been associated with Nepal Life Insurance Company Limited. He had successfully served for more than a decade in Nepal Life as a Head of the Operation Department, Underwriting Department, Claim Department, Research and Product Development Department, Investment Department during the tenure in the company. As head of investment department, he successfully completed the construction of NLIC Building at Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu namely “Nepal Life City Centre” (http://www.citycentre.com.np), a 400 million rupees multiplex building project as a project manager. He has also worked as Regional Manager in Western Regional Office, Butwal. He successfully completed initiation, setup, systematization and smooth running of Western Regional Office.
Prior to joining Nepal Life, he had worked as Manager in Gorkha Finance Ltd., Hattisar, Kathmandu (previously merged to Prudential Finance Co. Ltd., later to NMB Bank Ltd.) for 6.5 years as Manager in various capacities as head of Account, Finance, System and Operation Departments. He also has the experience of working in Ministry of Information & Communications as a Database Administrator for 2 years.
He has acquired/attended various management, computer software/hardware, Insurance Trainings/Workshops in Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia & Singapore. As a freelance consultant, he provides various training in management and computer software developments.
Mr. Rameshwor Shrestha
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Highly accomplished and results-driven, Mr. Shrestha has around 16 years of progressive experience in Life insurance industry in different departments such as Account and Finance, Underwriting, Reinsurance, product designing and Human resources while serving at Nepal Life Insurance Company Limited. Besides having strong ability in developing and implementing financial controls, he possesses solid leadership, communication and interpersonal skills. Mr. Shrestha also has multiple years of teaching experience at various schools and colleges. He has participated in different types of Insurance Business and Finance/Accounts related training program such as Basic Actuarial, Underwriting, Office Management, IFRS, NAS, Income Tax and TDS etc. Mr. Shrestha has also taken part in international seminar and workshops in Nepal, India Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia.