Mahendra joined the Center in 2012, bringing with him 14 years of experience in finance and administration within the nonprofit sector. He will be responsible for operations, financial, administrative, office, and facility management.
Prior to joining the Center, Mahendra was the Administration and Finance Officer based in the Nepal office of the International Center for Transitional Justice. He also has worked for Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University, and Family Health International, as Finance and Administration Officer. Before that, he was an account officer for STM Telecom Sanchar P. Ltd., under the World Bank-funded Rural Telecommunications Program, an assistant administrator with Nepal's Ministry of Finance, and a project accountant. Mahendra completed his post-graduate studies in Nepal at Tribuwan University's School of Management.