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A Veteran Entreprenur: Anil Chitrakar


Mr.Anil Chitrakar is a Social Entrepreneur. He is the president of the SiddarthInc, and also a founder of the Environmental Camps for Conservation Awareness (ECCA) and the co-founder of Himalayan Climate Initiative (HCI). He believes in change and is an example of a true social activist.

He was recognized as an Ashoka Fellow for his social entrepreneurship and as one of the 100 “Global Leaders for Tomorrow” at the World Economic Forum in Davos. He also received “The Rolex Award” for his work. He has spent two decades as a conservationist, environmental leader, and senior Ashoka fellow in Nepal. He has worked towards improving the social and development fabric of Nepal. He also received the Silicon Valley’s Tech Award.

Mr. Chitrakar has experience in design and has expanded the social venture capital models to over forty countries. He also managed venture funds for environmental groups all over Nepal and has served as the head of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Nepal.