Our Team

ANSAB has a team of dedicated and motivated professionals, working to achieve the shared vision of rich biodiversity and prosperous communities. ANSAB also works with a wide range of experts and consultants and has a roster of more than 200 experts. ANSAB staff and consultants have expertise in fields such as: natural products-based community enterprise development, business development services, value chain promotion, natural resource management, community forestry, forest certification, sociology, environmental science, economics, marketing, biodiversity research, biological and socio-economic monitoring, networking, policy analysis, research, finance and accounting.


Dr. Bhishma Subedi

Executive Director

Dr. Subedi has over 30 years of experience in participatory conservation and rural development programs, research, policy analysis, university te...


Mr. Puspa Ghimire

Programs Director

Mr. Ghimire has over 18 years of experience in designing, planning and implementing incentive oriented natural resource management programs and p...


Mr. Sudarshan Khanal

Research, Planning and Communication Manager

Mr. Khanal has over a decade of experiences and specialties in research, project design and management and communications in natural resource manageme...