Keynote Speaker

Chief Executive Officer, Impact Advisory and Finance Department at Credit Suisse

Speakers – Implementing the Reforms: Translating Rhetoric into Reality

Chief Ecosystem Development Officer, SME Corporation, Malaysia
Director General, Department of Cottage & Small Industry, Ministry of Economic Affairs
Social Entrepreneur and Independent Consultant
Vice President, Head, South-east Asia and Rest of World, CrimsonLogic
Editor, Druk Journal and Proprietor – Raging Rooster Creative Services

Speakers – Market Access: Taking Brand Bhutan to Market

Managing Director,  SAFAL Partners

Investment Expert, International Trade Centre
Deputy Chief Laboratory officer/Head, Food Section, BAFRA, MoAF
Zimpon Wogm (Dy. Chamberlain)

Chief Executive Officer, KIL

Secretary, National Environment Commission

Speakers – Access to Finance: Financing CSIs

Head of Sustainable Investing, OppenheimerFunds
Founder/CEO, DrukRide & MyDrukRide

Lead Financial Sector Specialist, World Bank

Managing Partner, Green e-Solutions
Regional Technical Advisor, UN Capital Development Fund
SME Finance Policy Manager, AFI, Malaysia

Speakers – The Renewed Role for the Private Sector – Leadership and Partnerships

Managing Director, Borneo Eco Tours
Principal Consultant, Malaysia. Leadership Faculty at RIGSS
President, BCCI
Founder, GLOBALS and HappyEMI

Speakers – Entrepreneurial Culture: Entrepreneurship – An Inner Evolution

Founder, Greener Way
Creative Executive of Yiga Chocolate
Founder of Yeewong
CEO and Founder, iBEST
President and Founder, Loden Foundation


Founder, Chairman and Managing Director of Persistent Systems
Deputy Executive Director of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI)
Resident Representative, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Bhutan
IMF Mission Chief for Bhutan
Chief Economist, South Asia Region, The World Bank
Resident Coordinator, United Nations in Bhutan


Former Director, Banco ProCredit Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia and Nicaragua

Chairman and CEO, Business Oxygen Pvt. Ltd.

Executive Vice Chairman, Vistaar Financial Services Pvt. Ltd.

Director, SME Development Department, Bank Indonesia

Managing Director, Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion

Deputy Governor, Nepal Rastra Bank

Managing Director & CEO, BRAC Bank Limited

Chairperson, Sanasa Development Bank, Sri Lanka

Founder, Managing Director & CEO, Bandhan Bank

Director, Microcredit Regulatory Authority

Deputy Executive Director of AFI

Governor, Da Afghanistan Bank

Assistant Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka

Head of Microfinance, IFC

Head of Division, Savings Banks Foundation for International Cooperation

Professor, University of Nairobi

Chief Executive Officer, Laxmi Laghubitta Bittiya Sanstha Limited