Faculty Team – ACCA Tutors
CA Prashidhda Neupane
Mr. Neupane is a Practicing Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal and is also a founder director of Arthabrikshya Management Nepal, a management advisory Company.He has around eight years of professional experience in the field and had previously served as a Business Development Officer at NRN Infrastructure & Development Limited. He has a wider experience in the field of accounting, advisory and financial management and has already provided around three dozens of trainings to corporate houses, banks & financial institutions and start-up organizations.
He also has good experience teaching the students at various professional courses including professional courses affiliated with the Institutes or professional courses developed by corporate sectors. He is currently a faculty member for Business & Technology (BT) and Strategic Business Leader (SBL).
Sagar Sapkota ACCA
Detail-oriented professional tutor with more than 5 years of experience in instilling confidence amongst ACCA students whilst teaching Applied Skills and Strategic Professional levels. With experience in audit, accounting and capital market fields in UK and Nepal, he is one person to go for various questions a student could have. Being a good team player and an active listener, he is dedicated to empowering students with constructive feedback and practical test-taking strategies. He is currently teaching ‘Financial Management (FM)’ paper at SEED. Apart from ACCA, he is currently pursuing CFA and MA Economics.
Bishal Pantha FCCA
Mr. Pantha is currently a Fellow Member of ACCA and is currently associated with Jyoti Bikas Bank Limited, one of the leading development banks of Nepal, in the role of Head-Financial Reporting and Reconciliation. He looks after financial reporting role including preparation and publishment of the quarterly financial statement and liaison with the external auditors.
He is currently a Faculty Member at Seed Financial for Business Technology (BT).
Sanjay Pradhan FCCA
Mr Pradhan is a Fellow member of ACCA, UK and currently working as Assistant Internal Audit Manager at Siddhartha Bank Ltd. He is an established faculty member for ACCA programme with his 8 years of teaching experience in areas of Financial Management, Internal Control, Risk Management, Professional Ethics and Governance. Matching with his extensive industry exposure of a decade in the field of audit and assurance services, He stands as the faculty member of SEED for paper ‘Audit and Assurance (AA)’.
Baburam Adhikari FCCA
A fellow member of ACCA and SEED’s prominent faculty for IFRS based papers ‘Financial Reporting (FR)’ and ‘Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)’. Education is his passion, that’s why structured teaching and creating participative & conducive environment for students is what he does in the classroom. It’s been more than 5 years since he started tutoring ACCA students. His years of experience in auditing and banking sector gives him extra edge in sharing practicality of all subjects. He is one of the core member of IFRS implementation team at Sanima Bank Ltd.
Dipendra Neupane FCCA
A fellow member of ACCA and a renowned faculty for ‘Taxation (TX)’. After qualifying ACCA from Kaplan Financial, London back in 2007, Mr. Neupane returned to Nepal and joined Himalayan Bank. He gained 7 years’ experience in internal audit and is currently working in the Finance Department there. He has more than 8 years of experience in teaching Financial Accounting and Taxation. He is well appreciated by the students for his friendly conduct, teaching style, and extensive knowledge of subjects.
Ujjal Shiwakoti FCCA
Having more than 5 years of experience in teaching ACCA qualification at his young age, he is a dedicated, resourceful and goal-driven professional faculty with a solid commitment to the social and academic growth and development of every student. He has specialised in teaching papers based on ‘Performance Management (PM)’ . Currently he is managing the UK based outsourced Accounting Firm in Kathmandu.
Ananta Gautam ACCA
Mr. Gautam completed his ACCA and BSc(Hons) in London, UK. He had been working as a Group Finance Manager at Eurogroup of Companies Ltd, London before he moved back to Nepal to become an entrepreneur. He has more than 6 Years of experience in the accounting, finance, and audit sector and more than 5 years of experience in teaching ACCA students at various colleges. He specializes in ‘Financial Accounting (FA)’ Paper. He is a dynamic visionary leader and solid team player with a proven track record of collaborating with the College community, increasing student academics, and maintaining excellence in lecturing.
CA Sashi Kafle
An independent management consultant having exposure in auditing and taxation. His good interpersonal and communication skills are key in fostering meaningful relationships with students, colleagues, and management. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and had been a consultant in KPMG India for 2 years. He has teaching experience in various CA Colleges of Nepal specializing in audit, business and principles of management. He teaches ‘Accountant in Business (AB)’ paper at SEED.
Samartha Suwal ACCA
Mr. Suwal is an ACCA member who started his career working as a junior associate in an outsourced firm, preparing final accounts and tax returns for clients in the UK. He later joined a travel agency and was the head of the finance department, where he is also now a director. He is also the founder of Tiki Jhya Homestay and an investor in Layaku Durbar Restaurant. He is also an avid investor in the stock market.
He believes finance and accounting transcends industry boundaries and is the foundation for any good business or economy. He also believes that knowledge in these areas, gained through the ACCA qualification can help any individual in making an impact in the sector of his or her choice. He specialises in ‘Financial Accounting (FA)’ Paper.
Mr. Saroj Budhathoki is a Legal Practitioner and Managing Partner of Ace Legal. He holds a degree in Law (LLM) and Business (BBA) from Nepal and India. His area of Specialization are Company Law, Contract Law, International Trade Law, Energy Law, Banking and Insurance Law and Financial Market Law.
He has worked with Bank, Gaming Industry, Ministry of Energy, Trading Firms and Hydro Energy Projects. He is a Certified Mediator and Arbitrator. He also delivers Lectures at various Law Colleges on wide range of Subjects. Currently, He is working at capacity of Legal Advisor to various Companies and Consultant to NGOs.
He is a faculty member for Corporate and Business Law (LW) at Seed Financial Academy.
Arjun Bhattarai ACCA
Having completed his ACCA qualification Mr. Bhattarai worked in various industries before starting his own consulting firm namely Professional Business Solution (PBS). He has expertise in helping small and medium businesses comply with regulatory and financial needs in the field of Accounting, Finance, and Business.
He has also completed his BBS degree from Tribhuwan University in addition to being an ACCA Member. He specializes in ‘Accountant in Business (AB)’ Paper at Seed Financial Academy.