Shailesh Nepal is an active young Crew member of IPMA, President of Young Crew Nepal, Fellow member of American Academy of Project Management (AAPM), MPMTM & CIPMTM certified from AAPM, member of International Construction Project Management Association (ICPMA), and a founder and Managing Director of the Institute of Project Management Nepal (IPMN) Pvt. Ltd.
He has served as Project Manager in several construction companies in Nepal. His recent project is in the capacity of Deputy Contract Manager on behalf of China Railway Engineering Corporation, China and Tundi Construction Nepal, JV for Runway and Taxiway Overlay Works of Nepal’s only International Airport. He is currently also working as part of the UN Peace Keeping team from Nepal in Haiti.
Shailesh has been recognized internationally and awarded the IPMA International Young Project Manager of the Year Award for 2010. His innovative ground breaking techniques of project management have helped organizations to prosper and succeed on challenging construction jobs in Nepal. In addition, he is dedicated to updating, enhancing and uplifting the PM profession through training and development as a Managing Director of IPMN Pvt. Ltd. in Nepal.
Shailesh obtained his Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from the Institute of Engineering, Central Campus, Pulchowk in 2001. Since then, he has been involved in the project management profession in various construction companies for roads, highways and airport rehabilitation projects. He believes in professionalism, integrity and respect for diversity and believes that success only comes with dedication and hard work.
According to PM World President and PMWJ Managing Editor David Pells, “We are happy to have Shailesh join our international correspondents team in Nepal. He joins Suraj Dahal, contributing editor, who has been supporting us for months there. Together they can help us fine tune our contents and value for those in emerging economies, which is very important to our mission.”
The PM World Journal (PMWJ) is published by PM World in the United States, but created by a virtual team of contributors and editors around the world. Each month, the PMWJ features dozens of new articles, papers, and stories about projects and project management in many countries and industries. PM World is a virtual organization reflecting the 21st century reality of a connected world where individuals and organizations worldwide can collaborate for the creation, sharing and application of new knowledge. To see the latest edition of the PMWJ, visit www.pmworldjournal.net.