Shailendra Jha
Founder Chairman

At the start of his professional career, he was engaged in the management of Brain Works Learning Solution Center Pvt. Ltd., then Microsoft Gold Certified Partner for Learning Solution as the Program Manager. He was involved in the conceptualization and establishment of the organization as well as creating management & Technological awareness among the customers from academic sectors, government bodies, and the IT industry of the country and organizing several high-end training & support.  He has been engaged as an adjunct faculty at different engineering and management colleges since 2013. Mr. Jha joined Teach for Nepal in 2014 as a Recruitment and Selection Manager. Currently, he is Director of Operations and RSM at Teach for Nepal. He has successfully led the team to scale up the recruitment by multiple folds. The recruitment team has successfully recruited around 300 outstanding candidates from the application pool of more than 6,700 until now.
In addition to mastering the fundamentals of development and management theories, he was involved in the Rapid Area Assessment of Pasay City (Brg. 186), Managerial Immersion at CARD MRI (CMDI), field review of community-based enterprise in Tacloban (Funded by ADB and Implemented by Plan International). He has prepared the research report on preparing a strategy to improve the education system of Nepal, need of industrial based curriculum in Nepal, optimization of the selection process for the hiring, strategy to scale, hiring and onboarding of team for longer sustainability, finding out the operations gap in the industry.  Besides this, he has also been engaged as a national consultant of the Caritas Switzerland-Nepal school rehabilitation project. He is a board member of Nitisala that aims to support local and national governments in developing participatory policies and capacity building of different stakeholders in formulating those policies.  
His areas of expertise are recruitment and selection, organizational management, leadership, operations, Organization Development, strategy management, community, and educational engagements among others.
Educational Backgrounds
Master of Science in Applied Economics (MSAE) : Brac University, Bangladesh
Masters in Development Managemen: Asian Institute of Management, Philippines
Masters in Information and Communications Engineering: Technische Hochschule Mittel-Hessen (THM), Germany
Bachelors in Electronics and Communication Engineering: Kantipur Engineering College, Nepal

Pradeep Aryal
Technical Consultant

Pradeep Aryal is working on a project based on Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning for Romanized Nepali at Syafru Software Pvt. Ltd. Apart from this, he also conducts lectures at ISMT and Virinchi College in Kathmandu on courses as Business Intelligence, Professional Practice, and Software Engineering for Real-Time System. He has worked as a researcher in the field of Machine Learning at Technische Hochschule MittelHessen(THM), Germany. His research domain includes Recommender System and Topic-Based Classification. He has supervised three Master’s Thesis and several projects in this area. Also, he worked as a lecturer for Internet-Based Protocols and Software Development Communication System at THM. He worked as a researcher in the field of Object detection and Collision Avoidance using C++ and Point Cloud Library(PCL) at the Institute for Spatial Information and Surveying Technology (i3mainz) Germany. Also, he worked as a cross-platform C++ programmer at Technisat Digital Gmbh in Dresden, Germany. Here, he worked in the area of navigation for Volkswagen Autos. He has a keen interest and experience with different sectors of Mathematics as Linear Algebra, Multivariate Differential Calculus, and Statistics. Also, he enjoys using python as a programming tool. Additionally, he likes to expand and deliver his knowledge as a Lecturer.
Educational Backgrounds
Master of Science in Electronics Engineering: University of Bremen, Germany
Bachelors in Electronics and Communication Engineering: Kantipur Engineering College, Nepal


Educational Backgrounds
Master of Science in Electrical & Electronics Engineering: BRAC University, Bangladesh (In the process)
Bachelors in Electronics and Communication Engineering: Kantipur Engineering College, Nepal

Kumod Kumar Sah

Kumod Kumar Sah
Growth Hacker
In 2014, he founded the first startup web portal that featured the startup scene in Nepal. During his undergraduate, he won KU Idea Hunt, Startup Weekend University Edition along with participation in a dozen hackathons and programs in multiple disciplines. Working as a Teach for Nepal Fellow (2018-2020), he used creative low-cost strategies and built zero-cost teaching aids to provide a better learning experience to students in a rural setting of a community low with resources. Using Design Thinking, he not only went on to solve problems in the school and community but also went on to wins four national awards with a team of students. An environmentalist by heart he is obsessive, curious, and analytical who believes in making this world a better place for everyone. In his free time, you can find him either writing content or caring for the garden.
Educational Backgrounds
BSc Computer Science and Information Technology: Tribhuwan University, Nepal