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Mr. Ramesh Kumar Bhattarai, M.Com, B.Law
Chief Executive Officer

Appointment Date: 2075-09-17

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,  M.B.A
Deputy Chief Executive Officer / Information Officer

Appointment Date: 2074-03-01

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” (, 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,  M.B.A
Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Appointment Date: 2074-03-01

Mr. Shrestha is a highly accomplished and result driven personality. He has been continuously working since 2001 AD in the life insurance industry. He has spent more than 17 years of his career at Nepal Life Insurance Company Ltd. as the head of accounts and finance, underwriting, reinsurance, human resource. Besides having strong ability in developing and implementing in financial management and control, he possesses solid leadership, communication and interpersonal skills. Mr. Shrestha also has multiple years of teaching experience in various schools and colleges. He has participated in different types of insurance business and finance/accounts related training programs such as basic actuarial, underwriting, office management, high FRS, NAS, income tax and TDS etc. Mr. Shrestha has also taken part in international seminars and workshops related to insurance business in Nepal, India, Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia.

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Ms. Sapana Kharel,  M.A. (Sociology),B.Com.
Senior Assistant General Manager
Head- Human Resource Department

Appointment Date: 2074.04.01

Ms. Kharel is a Highly motivated,result oriented,and accomplished person with 17.5 years of experience in banking industry in Nepal. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life, she was working as Senior Manager at Mahalaxmi Bikas Bank Limited. She had acquainted herself with various aspects of Banking such as Human Resources, Credit, Admin, Account and Operations.

She has also participated in various training related to credit, credit risk, marketing, leadership, customer care, fraud & forgery, AML, KYC, etc. Furthermore, she has completed Executive Program on “Woman Entrepreneurship” as well as Executive Program on “Financial Management” from Maastricht School of Management, The Netherlands.

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Mr. Prashanta Raj Dhamala, M.A.
Senior Assistant General Manager
Head- Marketing Department

Appointment Date: 2075.10.13

Mr. Dhamala has more than 14 years work experience in Life insurance marketing. He has adequate knowledge, sound Leadership & personality and Managerial skill. Sales force skill development with focus on consistent growth has been his major strength. He started his insurance career from LIC (Nepal) Ltd. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life, he had served at Asian Life Insurance Company Ltd and IME Life Insurance Company Ltd.

In addition, he has serve as Executive board member of Nepal Insurance Professional society- Pokhara chapter, Former Executive board member of Lekhnath Chamber of Commerce and Industries and playing advisory role in various co-operatives. Mr. Dhamala has attended conference, seminars, Training and workshops in various countries including United States, Japan, Israel, Germany, Singapore and visited many more countries.

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Mr. Yogesh Kumar Nepal, M.B.A in Digital Marketing
Head-General Service Department

Appointment Date: 2074.03.01

Mr. Nepal is a versatile person with experience in multiple areas. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life, he had worked with Nepal Life Insurance Limited in the capacity of Assistant Manager. During his tenure in Nepal Life, he served in Account, Finance & Marketing departments possessing extensive experience in various aspects.

Besides serving more than 8 years in Account & Finance position, he had spent 4 years working as Life Insurance Marketing as a position of Head of Foreign Employment Business in Nepal Life recording an exceptional growth rate marketing Expatriate Business (Foreign Term Life Policy). He also has few years experience in financial auditing, teaching computer science and software programming. Furthermore, he has completed various computer software training and Accounting training.

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Mr. Sitaram Dhimal, M.B.S., L.L.B.
Head- Agency and Training Department / Legal Officer

Appointment Date: 2075.10.08

Mr. Dhimal is a highly energetic and dynamic personality. He has gathered nearly one and half decade of rich experience in life insurance industry of Nepal. Mr. Dhimal was earlier associated with Reliance Life Insurance Limited as the Head of Training and Strategy Development before joining Mahalaxmi Life. Prior to that, he had also served for Surya Life Insurance Company Limited for around 10 years in various departments such as Agency and Training, Claim, Operation and so on. Mr. Dhimal has attended several training, workshops and seminars related to Life Insurance industry.

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Mr. Pravakar Neupane,M.B.S., M.A. (Economics)
Head- Underwriting Department

Appointment Date: 2074.04.01

Mr. Neupane is an enthusiastic and analytical life insurance professional. In his 13 years’ experience in Nepalese insurance industry, he has served in multinational company namely, MetLife (formerly American Life Insurance Company) as well as Nepal Life Insurance Limited in various capacities and departments namely underwriting, customer service and accounts. In addition, he has undergone life insurance courses from Life Office Management Association (LOMA), USA, Insurance Institute of India and has participated in various insurance related training and seminars.


Mr. Saurav Paudel, BCA
Head- IT Department

Appointment Date: 2075.11.15

Mr. Paudel is a dynamic personality in the field of IT regarding insurance industry. He started his career in insurance IT from Nepal Life Insurance Ltd. dated back to 2008. After that he joined Asian Life Insurance Company Ltd., and was working there prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life Insurance Ltd. He possess rich experience regarding insurance IT field and has been the backbone of IT department of Asian Life Insurance Company Ltd., since its establishment. He possess rich expertise in IT, with the broader knowledge of insurance related software, hardware and networking.

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Mr. Shreejan Shrestha, Chartered Accountant
Head- Finance and Accounts Department

Appointment Date: 2075.10.14

Mr. Shrestha holds professional degree, Chartered Accountancy from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal and a graduation degree in Business Studies from Tribhuvan University. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life Insurance Ltd., he served in managerial position in Finance and Accounts Department of Laxmi Laghubitta Bittiya Santha Ltd.( A subsidiary of Laxmi Bank Ltd).  He completed his CA articleship from Joshi & Bhandary one of the leading Audit Firm of Nepal. He has experience of more than 6 years in field of auditing, accounting and taxation.

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Mr. Kapil Acharya, Chartered Accountant
Head- Internal Control Department

Appointment Date: 2077.11.23

Mr. Acharya is a qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a graduate from IGNOU India. He further completed certification course in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination and Information System Auditing, Control and Assurance. Prior to joining Mahalaxmi Life Insurance Ltd.  he was associated with a leading Practicing Firm in Nepal as an Audit Manager and has more than 6 years of experience in auditing, accounting and taxation with auditing exposure of MNCs, Banks, and listed companies.

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Mr. Yam Lal Neupane, M.B.S. in Finance
Marketing Manager

Appointment Date: 2078-04-08

Mr. Neupane is an experienced Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the Life Insurance Industry. Currently, he is leading marketing in Lumbini, Karnali, and Sudur Paschim provinces of Nepal.  He has a very good command in negotiation, banking, sales, sales management and team building.

Before joining Mahalaxmi Life, Mr. Neupane worked as Head of Lumbini Province in IME Life Insurance Company Limited for a period of 3 yrs. He has also worked as a Branch Manager and other positions in Nepal Life Insurance Company Limited for 5 year from 2069 BS to 2074 BS.