Chairman and Executive Board Member
Rudra, a native of Nepal, works closely with the Deerwalk team in US and Nepal. Through Rudra’s hands-on direction over the operations and technology teams, they are able to provide high quality and cost effective services and solutions. Prior to Deerwalk, Rudra was the Chief Operating officer of Verisk Health where he led all operations and research and development activities and was also responsible for providing leadership to the company’s offshore development center with over 300 software engineers. Verisk Health was established following the acquisition of D2Hawkeye by Verisk Analytics (VRSK). Rudra was one of the founders and Chief Technology Officer of D2Hawkeye, which provided data analytics and decision-support, tools to the healthcare industry. Early in his career, Rudra worked as a business systems engineer and a database architect. He has extensive consulting experience, having worked for several prestigious financial institutions and large healthcare organizations. At Bank of America (formerly Fleet Bank), he played an integral leadership role in a major business systems reengineering initiative, which enabled Fleet to successfully integrate their many strategic acquisitions. Rudra holds a bachelors degree in electronics engineering from Mehran University in Pakistan and a Ph.D. in economics from Northeastern University in Boston.
Bachelor of Law, University of Tokyo (1983) Master of Laws, University of California (Boalt Hall) School of Law, Berkeley (1988) Master of Policy Science, Saitama University (predecessor to the National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), 1994)
Born in Himeji, Japan in 1959. Professor Araki teaches international economic law and trade policy at Yokohama National University in Japan and currently serves as the dean of the Department of Law. He joined the faculty in July 2003 as an associate professor and was promoted to full professor in April 2005. Before joining academia, he served as a Japanese government official for nearly 20 years. Professor Araki joined the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) in 1983. During most of his career at MITI (later renamed METI), he was involved in multilateral economic affairs, including development assistance, intellectual property, environmental protection and multilateral trade negotiations. From 1995 to 1998, he served as legal affairs officer at the Legal Affairs Division of the World Trade Organization, a division primarily devoted to settlement of disputes among WTO members. From 2001 to 2003, he was director of research at the Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI), an incorporated administrative agency affiliated with METI. Professor Araki has published a number of books and articles on international trade law in Japanese and English.
Samjhana has led programs in the area of social entrepreneurship, sustainable impact investing and global partnership development for over 15 years with a variety of organizations including Ashoka, the World Bank, and numerous international foundations and non-profit organizations.
Currently, she is advising organizations working with women entrepreneurship and gender lens investing in Japan and South East Asia. Samjhana holds a BA from the University of Vermont and Kansai Gaidai University, and Master in International Public policy from SAIS, Johns Hopkins University.
Director for Operations
Mayumi is a director for operations after serving as a director for general affairs at Deerwalk Japan, Ltd. Concurrently she serves as a director for external relations at Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (JSIE), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization registered in Washington, D.C. Previously she worked at Tokyo Foundation, a Japanese think tank, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) in Tokyo, Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, DC., and Mitsui & Co. (USA), Inc. in New York City. She was mainly in charge of planning and public relations for various events such as international conferences and seminars. Mayumi is a graduate of University of Leeds in UK.
Program Coordinator & Japanese Instructor
Megumi is in charge of Japanese language education and support for Deerwalk Japan employees. After earning a Bachelor's Degree in Oriental Culture from Waseda University, Megumi joined a foreign-affiliated financial company and worked as a legal compliance associate as well as an assistant to the president and the legal compliance officer. After her tenure in the financial company, Megumi made a switch in her career to become a Japanese language educator. In addition to Japanese language instruction, Megumi teaches Japanese culture and Business Etiquettes to her students.
Creative Design Manager
Kanchan Raj Pandey has been associated with Deerwalk Group since last 8 years. Currently he is working for deerwalk group as a Creative Design Manager. He is an experienced creative designer manager and has worked a Designer (web & graphics) Animator (video editor & visual FX). He delegated tasks to designers on the team according to their level of skill. He managed the corporate website design and development including research and prototyping.
He was also working as a teacher of web, graphics, video editing & visual FX at Deerwalk Training Center.
Associate Engineering Manager
Manoj Shrestha has been associated with Deerwalk Group since last 7 years. Currently he is working for Deerwalk group as Associate Engineering Manager, Mobile Department. He is responsible for leading our team of talented engineers to work on Mobile Apps.
He has innovative tech mind with experience in different mobile technologies and web technologies. He is always looking for ways to further optimize the engineering and product development process. He is also iOS Application Development trainer at Deerwalk.
Sr. Software Engineer
Rajendra is working as a Senior Software Developer for more than 7 years in Deerwalk Group. He is primarily focused on web development using .Net platform making best use of latest software technologies and frameworks like KnockoutJs, Typescript, Angular2 with SQL Server, C#, and ASP.Net MVC architecture along with unit testing. He has performed reporting, edi parsing and integrated payment APIs to applications.
He is self-motivated and always enthusiastic towards programming and looking to research and learn new technologies. He has also worked as a tutor at Deerwalk Training Center and Onyx Software solutions. He has completed his Bachelors in Computer Science from Tribhuwan University.
Sr. Software Engineer
Asmita is a Senior Software Engineer at Deerwalk Japan where she currently works as a Bridge Engineer between Deerwalk and its client in Japan. Prior to her current role, Asmita worked as a Process Engineer for a Japanese Company in Nagoya for more than a year. Previously at Deerwalk, she spent over 4 years working as a Software QA Engineer for Deerwalk US Healthcare system especially in Data Flows, Data Analysis and Application with expertise in C++, Servlets, Spring Framework, and Quality Assurance. At that time, Asmita led a team of Data engineers for a project for over a year. Asmita has a fluency in ISO 26262 a standard for Product development at system level. Asmita graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Kathmandu Engineering College and she is JLPT N3 level certified.
Sr. Software Engineer
Anil is a software developer at Deerwalk Compware, where Anil leads a team handling overall development, deployment of application as well as coordinating with clients and dealing with client's requirements. Prior to Deerwalk Compware, Anil has worked as Android Developer, Java and Python Trainer, Computer Science Teacher. He is an experienced Java and Android developer. Anil graduated with a Bachelors in Computer Science and Information Technology and Masters in Rural Development from Tribhuvan University.
Sanjeev has completed bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Information Technology from Deerwalk Institute of Technology. He currently works at Deerwalk Compware Ltd. as a Software Developer. He has +2 years of professional experience working with Java and Python. Prior to Deerwalk Compware, he worked as a Java Developer at Information Language Processing and Research Lab, Kathmandu University. He is interested in machine learning and data analytics.
Director of Operations
Sachin Karanjit has been associated with Deerwalk Group since last 8 years. He leads the business development and company strategy for Deerwalk Compware and is responsible for implementing company policies and any changes to it.
Prior to Deerwalk Compware, he was Director of Services at Deerwalk Services and was responsible for overseeing and managing overall operation of Services team at Deerwalk's office in Kathmandu, Nepal. He is an experienced project manager and has worked as an SEO/SEM expert for the development, execution, and analysis of a variety of search marketing initiatives primarily focused on keyword editorial, creative and landing page optimization.
Sachin graduated with a Bachelors in Computer Engineering and an MBA from Kathmandu University.
Sr. Software Engineer
Padma Raj Lama is a Sr. Software developer at Deerwalk Compware Pvt. Ltd. He is responsible for leading enterprise application software development with latest technological as well as technical upgrades and updates. Being in passion with programming, he is always keen to learn latest technical skills related to software development. Prior to Deerwalk Compware, he has worked with reputed software companies, including Deerwalk Service, Freelancer in Upwork, and AP Easy Software Solutions (An associate with DSIG Inc.). He is an experienced Software developer and has worked as a Sr. Java/Grails developer for the development, and analysis of a variety of software designing. Padma graduated with a Bachelor in IT Engineering from Pokhara University.
Akankshya Upadhyay is a Project Manager at Deerwalk Compware. She mainly looks after developing creative strategies, business plans and marketing activities in coordination with the Director of Operations to achieve the company goals. Prior to Deerwalk Compware, Akankshya worked at Deewalk Services in the Quality Assurance Team. Her excellence in interpersonal and communication skills drove her to one of the finest media groups in Nepal where she worked as a News Editor and Presenter for more than a year.
Akankshya holds a degree in Computer Science and Information Technology from Deerwalk Institute of Technology.
An innovative Java/J2EE developer with 1+ years of hands-on professional experience in development, primarily with Grails, Spring and Hibernate. Creates solutions for unique user needs by actively participating in all phases of SDLC.Leverages and quickly learns new technologies and techniques to maximize functionality and user-friendliness of products. Implemented applications using Agile and iterative methodologies. Good communication skills; interfaces effectively with upper managers, staff, peers and clients.
Binod holds Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Dhangadhi Engineering College.He is currently working on design and development of KYC application for one of the government bodies of Nepal. He has been working at Deerwalk Compware Ltd. as a Software developer. Prior to Deerwalk Compware Ltd., he was working at Goglides Pvt. Ltd. He is interested in learning cloud computing and automation technologies.
Atish is a Full-stack developer with a demonstrated history of working in the computer software industry. Skilled in Node.js, Python, and PHP, he is proficient in developing scalable, user friendly, robust web applications. He has strong analytical, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills. He holds Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Rorukela.
"Implementing solution is easy. Designing solution is difficult", that's what he believes. Having deep interest in data science, machine learning and software design, he always tries his best to design solutions for creating products to make our work and life better. He strives to broaden his knowledge love what he does.
Kusumakar Shrestha completed his Bachelor's Degree in Information Management from College of Applied Business and is currently working as a Software Quality Assurance Engineer in Deerwalk Compware LTD.
He is skilled in Docker, Linux Platforms, and HTML with primary knowledge and experiences on software quality assurance. He has experience of Manual QA and both Functional & Non-Functional Tests Automation, Software Development Processes, Agile Methodologies for Web and Mobile applications. Prior to Deerwalk Compware he worked for Deerwalk Services and Miracle Interface (YONEFU International Group).