Senior IT Associate
I provide effective and efficient computing and communications solutions that enhance learning, research, administrative and business operations and that facilitate a secure environment for information exchange. My main roles are in data center management and administration, server administration network management and administration, ICT operations and maintenance management of ICT systems.
How do you protect the pulse of the planet?
I protect the pulse of the planet in part by protecting ICIMOD’s systems and ensuring a good environment for the important information exchange work done by all colleagues.
What is your favorite part of the work you do at ICIMOD?
This is one place where you can learn and implement different technologies to support many different kinds of research.
What are you passionate about?
I am passionate about taking nature photography.
With more than 20 years of IT experience, I’ve worked with ICIMOD for 5 years and prior to joining, I had worked for GIZ Nepal as an IT officer for 10 years, where I was responsible for all IT-related installation, support and coordination.
I graduated from Kathmandu College (Purvanchal University), Nepal with a Bachelor’s degree in computer applications and am a Microsoft® Certified Solutions Expert with certification in Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2016 in Cloud Platform and Infrastructure. Some of my other certifications include: Microsoft Administering System Center Configuration Manager, Certified Data Centre Professional from HPE Education Services, Singapore; Microsoft Certified Solution Associate for Windows Server 2016; and Microsoft Certified System Engineer 2012 and 2003.