About The Founder

Sushil Pokharel is the founder and chairman of Sushmit Energy,  Nepal’s leading hydroelectric power company. He is a widely respected entrepreneur and leader in Nepal, and is on the board of Sushmit International, Hydro Village, Youth Entrepreneurs School and many other companies. He regularly speaks about his experiences at conferences and has won multiple international entrepreneur awards, including the Asia Honesty Entrepreneurship Award  and The Mars Award.

Sushil started working as a newspaper hawker at a tender age of 14 to support his studies. Later, he started working in broadcast and technology and led one of the leading Nelpal’s broadcast and technology company. After his success there, he moved to solve problems of a wider scale, which led him to start Hydro Village, which aim to provide power to millions of homes in Nepal. Today, he is looking for worldwide challenges of similar scale.. Sushil Pokharel is passionate about sharing his expertise and experience to others about current entrepreneur developments.He  actively mentors entrepreneurs across the world, and has helped many people reach success. As a venture capitalist, philanthropist, and founder of several companies, Sushil wants nothing more than to recreate the lives of the upcoming entrepreneurs.

Therefore, it comes as no surprise that he hopes to mentor aspiring entrepreneur across the Industry. As a venture capitalist, philanthropist, and founder of several companies, Sushil wants nothing more than to recreate the lives of the upcoming entrepreneurs.