Cofounder, Nepal Prosperity Institute
 

Kaamala Neupane is one of the co-founders of Nepal Prosperity Institute, an economic think tank that promotes financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and economic policy reform in Nepal. She did her Bachelors in Business Administration from King’s College. She has also taken a summer course on political economy at the Asia Institute of Political Economy of University of Hong Kong run by The Fund for American Studies and accredited by¬†George Mason University.

In 2016, Ms. Neupane was selected as one of the Rising Stars of Nepal by WEDU, a leadership development organization that aims to unlock the leadership potential of young women in Asia. In 2017, she was selected as one of the council members for the 2017/18 batch of US Embassy Youth Council Nepal, a network comprising of exceptional young leaders from all over Nepal. She was also selected as one of the promising young leaders by LEAD International in its programme of identifying and nurturing future leaders of Nepal in various sectors. She has a keen interest in economics and entrepreneurship development and is planning to pursue her higher studies in economics. She is also a filmmaker. Her short documentary “Bishnu Maya Didi” has been selected in multiple international film festivals and was awarded Best Female Director in the Women and Minorities in Media Film Festival, California in 2017