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A Creative Tech Entrepreneur: Bishwas Dhakal


Biswas Dhakal is a Tech entrepreneur, innovator and a dynamic investor currently serving as the President of F1Soft Group. He founded F1Soft International Pvt. Ltd currently serves more than 90% of financial institutions in Nepal with FinTech products and connects over 3 million people in Nepal to various financial services. His other endeavours include eSewa, CashOnAd and Shiran Technologies Pvt. Ltd. His company has gone from a small start-up to the country’s largest taxpayer in the IT sector.

Dhakal co-founded eSewa, which is Nepal’s first and leading online payment gateway with an integrated digital wallet.  He has been awarded as “Global Entrepreneur” in 2011 as recognition of his contribution to his field of work and also has been awarded the ‘Manager of the Year -2017’ award by Management Association of Nepal (MAN). Likewise, he was awarded as “Nabil Skill Hero 2020” in Category Science and Technology for his efforts to provide a digital ecosystem that connects people in Nepal to financial services in simple, affordable and secure ways.

His passion for technology-fueled by his desire to become an entrepreneur has led him on a remarkable journey that is an inspiration for the aspiring youth of Nepal. He is undoubtedly an asset to the digital world. He inspires young people to follow their passion and work hard to achieve their dreams.