Board Director

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. 

       Dasho 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.

Dr. Damber Singh Kharka
    Board Director

Dr. Damber Singh Kharka serves as a Non-Independent, Non-Executive Director of NRDCL Board. He has more than 30 years of work experience in the field of Finance, Corporate Governance, Corporate Capacity Development and Management disciplines. He was serving as the Director, Corporate Performance Department, DHI.  He has a PhD in Finance from Haryana School of Business and also a PhD in Business Administration from California Metropolitan University, USA. He has Master in Economics from UNB, Canada.

Mr. Rinchen Wangdi
   Board Director

Mr. Rinchen Wangdi serves as an Independent Non-Executive Director of NRDCL Board. Currently he is serving as the Director of the Gross National Happiness Commission. He received his Masters in Development Economics from Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia. He has Bachelor of Arts from Sherubtse College, Kanglung, Trashigang. 

Mr. Karma Tenzin
  Board Director 

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. Bachu Phub Dorji
Board Director/CEO

Mr. Bachu Phub Dorji joined NRDCL as its Chief Executive Officer from November 2020. Prior to joining the company, he had the privilege of serving as the Managing Director of Kuensel Corporation Limited, an Advisor in the 2nd Interim Government, a Commissioner for RCSC and a Militia Officer. He has Master in Infrastructure Management and Post Graduate Diploma in Development Administration from Australian National University, Australia.