International Conference on

Understanding Climate Change and Enabling Climate Actions in the Hindu Kush Himalaya

Kathmandu, Nepal
11 - 13 April 2017

Suraj Vaidya 

Suraj Vaidya is an entrepreneur, business leader and a passionate advocate for economic growth and reform in Nepal. An MBD graduate from George Mason University, Vaidya runs industries in Nepal based on agriculture, construction, education and trading sector as the President of Vaidya’s Organization of Industries and Trading Houses (VOITH), which was established in 1967. In the agricultural sector, his major industries are built around tea, flora, poultry, feed, etc. In these agricultural sectors, his companies’ works have been recognized for their community development approach while creating economic value.

Besides being an active member of the business community and leading change by setting examples of growth, Vaidya has been a promoter of economic growth and an avid advocate for dealing with Nepal’s most critical development constraints. He is the Immediate Past President of Federation of Nepalese Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI). He has remained the President of the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Advisor to the Prime Minister’s Economic Group and has served as the Chairman (Branding and Marketing) of Nepal Investment Year 2012/13.