Team Profile

Rajesh Shakya, (MSc in Water Resources Management), Germany

Vice President

Mr. Shakya holds BE in Civil Engineering from Institute of Engineering, T.U., Nepal and MSc in Water Resources Management from the University of Lueneburg, Germany under DAAD scholarship. He has been actively involved in hydropower, engineering consulting services and project management activities for more than ten years through a number of private companies, consulting enterprises and entrepreneurial ventures including GITEC Consult GmbH, Duesseldorf, Germany in its project in Jordan. He has undertaken site surveys, construction supervision, feasibility studies and engineering design of hydropower, water supply, waste water and building projects. He is also a visiting faculty of hydrology, hydraulics and hydropower in different engineering colleges. In Hydro Solutions, he served as a project coordinator for one year and assisted in technical valuation, project appraisal and audits, negotiations with tactical partners, expert team and vendors and project acquisition. As a team leader in Hydro Solutions, he has upgraded the feasibility study of Hadi Khola Hydropower Project (4.5 MW) and completed the feasibility study of Upper Khudi Hydropower Project (25 MW), Nyasim Khola Hydropower Project and Kaligandaki Gorge Hydropower Project (164 MW). The feasibility study of the Kaligandaki Gorge Hydropower Project was further revised and upgraded as a PRoR scheme to 252 MW under his leadership. Currently he is a team leader of detail design team of Lower Modi Khola Hydropower Project (20 MW).