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 dozen 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 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 ‘Advanced Financial Management (AFM) 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 Agriculture Development Bank Ltd, one of the leading Commercial 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 Head of Internal Audit at Siddhartha Bank Ltd. He is an established faculty member for ACCA programme with his 13 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)and ‘Advanced Audit and Assurance’.

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 10 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 members of IFRS implementation team at Sanima Bank Ltd.

Dipendra Neupane FCCA

A fellow member of ACCA and a renowned faculty for Taxation (TX)’and ‘Advanced Taxation (ATX)’. 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 10 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 specialized in teaching papers based on ‘Performance Management (PM)’ and ‘Management Accounting (MA)’. 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 8 years of experience in teaching ACCA students at various colleges. He specializes in teaching papers based on Financial Accounting (FA) and ‘Taxation (TX)’. 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.

Prahlad Khadka, ACCA

Mr. Khadka, an ACCA Member, completed his ACCA qualification at a young age. He currently holds the esteemed position of Portfolio Officer at NMB Capital Limited, a prominent merchant bank in Nepal.

With over three years of dedicated tutoring experience, he specializes in teaching ACCA Applied Skills and Foundation Level courses. At SEED, he serves as a distinguished faculty member, imparting knowledge in ‘Financial Management (FM)’ and ‘Management Accounting (MA)’.

Despite his professional commitments, he is actively pursuing his Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification, showcasing his commitment to continuous learning and professional development.

Ajit Kushwaha

Mr. Kushwaha, a licensed advocate by Nepal Bar Council and the founder and managing partner of Ark Lawyers & Counselors, a corporate law firm in Nepal. With LL.M. & LL.B. degrees from Kathmandu School of Law, Purbanchal University, he specializes in intellectual property laws, business & international trade laws, and dispute resolution. Mr. Kushwaha has extensive experience in intellectual property law, foreign direct investment, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, company law, labour law, arbitration, and litigation.

He has assisted multinational companies in establishing subsidiaries in Nepal through foreign direct investment and has expertise in corporate restructuring, drafting commercial contracts, and representing clients in commercial, family, and civil matters in courts of Nepal.

He is a faculty member for ‘Corporate and Business Law (LW)’ at Seed Financial Academy.

Saroj Buddhathoki

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.