Dr. Mahato is a well known philanthropist and international entrepreneur with business ventures in many European and Asian countries. He is the Founding President of International Coordination Council of Non-Resident Nepali Association with chapters in 75 countries in the world working together for the economic prosperity of Nepal. In addition, he is the President of Russia-Nepal Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Honorary Consul General of Nepal to the Republic of Belarus. Dr. Mahato is an active presence in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Nepal, having many ventures in various sectors like healthcare, infrastructure, and hydropower, among others. Although living in Russia, Dr. Mahato gives back to his motherland, Nepal by making a profusion of contributions.
Mahato Group of Industries (MGI) was established more than a decade and half ago by Dr. Upendra Mahato. MGI has been the innovator business group for foreign investments in Nepal. During the course of time MGI with active involvement of Dr. Mahato and his family members has ventured in various sectors along with different business collaborators in Nepal.
In its 15 years of operation, MGI has been able to maintain excellent track record and a nationwide brand presence. Back by visionary and righteous entrepreneurs, Dr. Upendra Mahato and his family along with other strategic Business partners, MGI has made a name of itself by following upright business policies.
Besides having its significance presence in Nepal, MGI today has business ventures/projects across continents including Europe, Asia, North America and Africa. It has investments of multi million dollars in different sectors spread over the globe which includes Infrastructure, Healthcare, Telecommunication, Manufacturing, agriculture, Real Estate and Venture Capitalism, Tourism, Media, Banking and Insurance etc.
Dr. Mahato and his close family members have been involved in the following projects either as a major shareholder or promoter:
Timeturns Holding Limited
Joint Stock Company Amkodor, Minsk, Belarus
Tamor Sanima Energy Pvt. Ltd. (TSEPL)
Sanima Mai Hydropower Ltd.
Sanima Hydro and Engineering Pvt. Ltd.
Sanima Hydropower Pvt. Ltd.
Machhapuchchhre Bank Limited
Ashwins Medical College and Hospital
Grande International Hospital
Medicare National Hospital And Research Centre Ltd.
Phul Kumari Mahato Mamorial Charitable Hospital
Sopan Multilple Co. Ltd.
Kantipur Engineering College
Acme Engineering College
Rubin Housing and Investment Pvt. Ltd.
Kantipur Television Networks Pvt. Ltd.
Patanjali Ayurved Pvt. Ltd.
Dr. Mahato has been actively involved in various International organizations and has made immense contribution in the development of international relations in the social, economic and cultural fields, especially between Russian Federation, Republic of Belarus & the Democratic Republic of Nepal.
(1983 – 1985) General Secretary of Nepalese Students Union, Minsk, Belarus.
(1985 – 1987) President of Nepalese Student Union, Minsk, Belarus.
(1988 – 1989) President of Nepalese Students Union, USSR.
(1996 – till date) President of Russia-Nepal Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Moscow
(1995 – till date) President of International Association of Graduates, Belarusian State Polytechnic Academy
(1997 – till date) Coordinator of Nepal – Belarus Friendship Association.
(1999 – 2003) President of Nepal Russia Culture Association.
(1999 – till date) Advisor in different National and International Social and Business Associations
(2002-2003) Chairperson, NRN International Coordination Committee
(2003-2009) President, International Coordination Council, Non-Resident Nepali Association
(2009- till date) Founding President of International Coordination Council, Non-Resident Nepali Association
(2006-till date) President of the association of the graduates of Higher education establishments of the Republic of Belarus
(1990-till date) President, Phul Kumari Mahato Social Welfare Trust, Kathmandu, Nepal
– Suprawal Janasewa Award, 2009- A state award given by the President of Nepal for Dr. Mahato’s contribution in overall development of the
country and her people.
– Manager of the Year 2007 Award by Free Economic Society of Russia and International Academy of Management under the support of the
Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
– Awarded with several certificates of Appreciation for outstanding academic performance and active involvement in the social life of the
institute by Ministry of Higher and Secondary Education, Belarusian National Technical University.
– Honored by the Parliament of Belarus and Cabinet of Ministries of Belarus for active participation in economic growth and international
– Commendation Letter from His Royal Highness Crown Prince Dipendra Bir Bikram Shah Dev (Oct. 17th, 1999).
– Honorary Citizen of Minsk City, Capital of Belarus (Dec. 1st, 1999).
– Commendation Letter from the Government of Nepal on the First Non-Resident Nepali Conference, 11 October 2003.
– Association of Nepalese in the Americas, Life member
– International Literary Society, Washington DC, Life member