Dasho Karma Tshiteem

Dasho Karma Tshiteem is the Chairperson of NRDCL Board. He is currently serving as the Head of the National Service Core Working Group. Prior to that, Dasho has served in various capacities in the Royal Government of Bhutan such as the Member of the Internal Government, 2018, Chairman of the Royal Civil Service Commission and the Secretary of the Gross National Happiness Commission. Dasho has also served in many other important managerial positions in public service and also holds additional portfolios in various committee and boards including The Royal Academy and the Royal Institute of Governance and Strategic Studies. Dasho was awarded the Red Scarf by His Majesty The King on 17 December, 2015. Dasho has MBA from University of Canberra, Australia.

Mr. Rinzin Dorji
Board Director

Dasho Rinzin Dorji serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of NRDCL Board. He is currently serving as the Chief Executive Officer of Bhutan Agro Industries Limited. Prior to his current appointment, Dasho has served as the Secretary of Ministry of Agriculture & Forests and shouldered various other important portfolios in the Government. Dasho has Master in Public Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University, United States and Bachelors degree from Punjab University, India.

Mr. Ugyen Wangdi
Board Director

Mr. Ugyen Wangdi is an Associate Director at Druk Holding and Investments (DHI) Limited. Ugyen received his Bachelor’s of Science degree from Sherubtse College and Masters in Business Administration with finance specialization from Australian National University, Canberra. He also obtained one year post graduate diploma in public administration prior to his appointment in civil service in 2006. Ugyen has over 15 years of experience in the corporate governance (CG) and currently heads the CG functions at DHI.

Mr. Karma Tenzin
Board Director

Mr. Karma Tenzin serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of NRDCL Board. His Majesty The King appointed him as a Zimpon Wogma on 10 November 2016. He served as the Project Coordinator of the Royal Projects Coordination Office under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests. He also served at the National Cold Water Fishery Centre, Haa and Livestock Officer under Department of Livestock. He has Master in Biology (Environmental Fisheries) from the University of New Brunswick, Canada and a Bachelor Degree from Sherubtse College, Trashigang.

Mr. Chencho
Board Director

Mr. Chencho serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of NRDCL Board. He is currently serving as the Cabinet Director and Principal Secretary to Hon’ble Prime Minister. Before joining to the Prime Minister‘s Office, he served as a Chief Program Officer in GNHC. He received his Master in Applied Science (Information System) RMIT University, Australia and Bachelors in Information Technology from Sherubtse College.

Mr. Jigme Thinley
Board Director/CEO

Mr. Jigme Thinley is the Chief Executive Officer of Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited since July 2023. He brings with him many years of experience from across multiple organizations both in the government and the corporate sectors. He has more than 23 years of diverse experiences in the area of taxation, business, entrepreneurship, HR Management and finance. He has Masters of Business Administration (international business) from Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.