A dedicated civil servant, Mr. Amrit Shrestha is a retired Senior Divisional Engineer. For around 30 years, he worked at different branches of Department of Irrigation and Ministry of Energy, Water Resources & Irrigation. Professionally a Civil Engineer, Amrit’s area of expertise includes survey, design, supervision and monitoring, management and construction of water resources projects, such as irrigation system, water supply & sanitation, river training works etc. He also participated and/or led negotiations with multilateral donor agencies, financial institutions, contractors and other related bodies in course of development/building of multimillion dollar water resources projects. Amrit also represented the Ministry in attending and addressing tens of water resources related seminars, conferences and workshops that were held in different countries of Asia and the Pacific.
In addition to the water resources projects, Amrit also possesses an extensive and in depth experience of survey, design, supervision and monitoring of construction of highways and civil as well as industrial buildings.
At present, Amrit is a Managing Partner of Aviyan Capital Management Pvt. Ltd. Additionally, he is a member of professional societies, such as Nepal Engineering Council and Nepal Engineers’ Association.
Amrit holds a M. Sc. in Civil Engineering from L’Viv Polytechnic National University, Ukraine. He is fluent in English, Nepali, Russian and Hindi.