Suman Shakya is a consultant, entrepreneur, and a trainer. He is Co-Founder of Nepal Entrepreneurs’ Hub which fosters entrepreneurial ecosystem to build Nepal as an economically empowered nation. He is Managing Director of SmartPaani, a private company that provides sustainable water management solutions in Nepal. He is also a Co-Founder of Rooster Logic, a technology company that enables organisations to make decisions based on evidence. Both are award winning companies. He is part of World Bank InfoDev consulting team that works with Innovation and Entrepreneurship under Trade & Competitiveness. He is a Board member of Duke of Edinburgh’s International Awards – Sakchyam Yuwa Nepal. Suman completed his Diploma in Foreign Trade and MBA. He taught Marketing, Communication, Strategic Marketing and Services Marketing at different colleges and Universities for over 15 years. He is Area Director D41 and Past President of Everest Toastmasters Club.