Mr. Dip Prakash Panday, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Dip Prakash Panday, who has two decades experience in the insurance field and now working in Shikhar Insurance Company Ltd. (SICL) as CEO. Before joining Shikhar Insurance Company Ltd., he served as the General Manager at Everest Insurance for around ten years. His professional ability and prudence along with his strong belief in teamwork has helped him acquire experience in the local as well as in the international market. He gives lectures on insurance in various seminars organized by Beema Samiti and in other programs as well from time to time. He has also attended various training programs regarding insurance in UK, India etc.
Mr. Bimal Raj Nepal, General Manager-Claims
Mr. Bimal Raj Nepal started his career in insurance since June, 1970 from Rastriya Beema Sansthan and had worked until 1995. Further, he continued the career in Premier Insurance Co. (Nepal) Ltd. in 1995 and has recently been with Shikhar Insurance Co. Ltd. since August, 2011. He’s core area of expertise is in Reinsurance and Claims. In pursuance of his knowledge, he had the opportunity to be trained in the college of Insurance in India, UK and Swiss Insurance Training Centre, Zurich (Switzerland) and had practical working attachments with the various well-known companies/Reinsurers and Brokers in India and the UK. He had also attended several seminars/conferences in Reinsurance in various countries e.g., India, Bangladesh, Singapore, Thailand and Egypt.
Mr. PuskarMahat, General Manager(Marketing)
Mr. Puskar Mahat, Senior Business Development Advisor at SICL has an incomparable experience of almost three decades in the insurance field of Nepal. Before joining Shikhar Insurance Co. Ltd, he has worked with Neco Insurance Co. Ltd.
The chronicle of his wide range of industrial knowledge include his work titles such as the Reader at Makwanpur Multiple Campus, Hetauda (1979-2006), DGM at the Neco Insurance Co. Ltd., Hetauda, while also holding the position of chairman of Narayani College, Hetauda, and the President Of Recruitment Committee of Hetauda Municipality Office, till date. Currently he is affiliated with the Rotary Club of Hetauda as a Member and Past President, Hetauda Municipality Office as a Member in Advisor Committee and Advisor in Narayani Yatayat Byabasayi Sangh from last 24 years till the date.
His unparallel work experience makes him not only the strength of SICL but also an important asset to the economic sector of the country itself.
Ms. Sabita Maskay, General Manager-Underwriting
Ms. Sabita Maskey has a long experience in the insurance sector, being in Beema Sansthan for more than 20 years. Since being exposed to insurance sector for so long period she has indepth knowledge regarding the General Practice of Insurance. She is the first ACII Chartered Insurer Lady of Nepal. During her span of career she has handled many departments in Beema Sansthan like Motor Vehicle Insurance for 5 years, Fire Insurance for 12 years and Administration for 4-5 years. She conducts training classes on insurance organized by Beema Samiti, Management Association of Nepal (MAN), Staff College and she was also the member of the subcommittee for the Fire Tariff.
She is head of Underwriting Department.
Mr. Udit Prasad Kafle, Deputy General Manager
Mr. Udit Prasad Kafle has been in the insurance field for 18 years and is the pioneer in establishing Shikhar Insurance Company Ltd. He worked more than 8 years in Everest Insurance Company Ltd. before joining Shikhar Insurance Co. Ltd. He has acquired sound knowledge of various departments like Underwriting, Reinsurance and Claim and Research. He has participated in various seminars and training programs in Nepal and India. He has participated in many training programs and seminars as resource person, organized by Beema Samiti and other organisations. He conducts programs in-house training to staff and Insurance Agents as well. His core strength lies in Underwriting so he assists the marketing team in dealing with the clients related to the technical aspects of insurance.
Ms. Barishma Acharya (Saud), Deputy General Manager
Ms. Barishma Acharya (Saud) has been in the insurance field since the year 2000 and has more than a decade experience in the Insurance field. She holds MBA degree from Kathmandu University and is the pioneer in establishing Shikhar Insurance Company Ltd. Previously she worked as an Assistant Manager at Everest Insurance Co. Ltd for three years. She has gained experience in various aspects of insurance like Marketing, Media Planning, Aviation Insurance, and Claims. She has attended the Aviation training course organized by Marsh Ltd in 2001 in UK, Aviation seminar organised by Swiss Re Academy in Zurich in 2016. Further, she has attended the Reinsurance training organized by GIC in Mumbai in 2009. Currently, she looks after Aviation and Claims.
Mr. Prajwol Acharya, Deputy General Manager
Mr. Prajwol Acharya has been supporting the growth of Shikhar Insurance Co. Ltd from many
years. He has handled the Eastern Nepal's business and management with ease. Currently, he
handles our company from Birtanagar branch. He too has attended many seminars and
conferences in insurance field.
Mr. Suraj Rajbahak, Assistant General Manager / Company Secretary
Mr. Suraj Rajbahak is a Chartered Accountant qualified from Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN). He has obtained First Merit Rank in CA examinations of ICAN.
Beside the role of Company Secretary, he is heading the Finance Department and Internal Control Department of the company.