Santosh Raj Pathak is currently working as Partnership Contract Officer under strategic cooperation unit. He joined ICIMOD as small grants associate in March 2014 under SERVIR Himalaya Initiative. Before joining ICIMOD, Santosh has worked as procurement consultant for ministry of federal affairs and local development and in grants department for two USAID funded projects: Nepal Economics Agriculture and Trade (NEAT) Activity and Nepal Transition Initiative (NTI). He also has experience working in banking and corporate sector. He has completed his MBA with finance major from Ace Institute of Management. He has a passion for photography and loves trekking.