9th December 2017

Our Team

Director of Operations

Jeevan Baidya is the Director and co-founder of Sunbridge Solar Nepal. Mr. Baidya is an experienced solar Engineer and project manager with more than 10 years of experience in designing and managing large-scale solar projects in Kathmandu and outside. Mr. Baidya was the overall technical lead for a 76KW Solar Minigrid design and installation project at 3 villages of eastern rural Nepal in March 2015. Some of the other projects he has managed are EVK2, Teaching Hospital, Kathmandu, US Embassy, Kathmandu, and various schools and health posts of rural Nepal. Mr. Baidya has a Bachelors’ degree in Electronics and communication engineering from Khwopa Engineering College. 



Director of Business Development

Santosh Basnet is a veteran in his own right when it comes to implementing and coordinating projects on the ground.  He has more than 8 years of experience working on community-based solar projects. Mr. Basnet does have very good skills in community handling and resource management. He also has very good experience in developing and implementing solar water pumping projects in rural Nepal.

Santosh holds University degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Kantipur Engineering College.



Director of Engineering

Sarbagya Ratna Tuladhar is an extremely knowledgeable engineer with deep hands-on knowledge of solar PV system design and installations. He has more than 10 years of experience working in various government and private projects. His work has been primarily focused on developing and improving the quality assurance, monitoring & system for commercial solar PV projects. He has also been a part of the technical committee for developing a technical standard of Solar Components and also in developing improved cooking stoves guidelines. He holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Sustainable Development from Macquarie University in Sydney and has also completed his Master’s degree in Energy policy and planning from the University of Technology, Sydney.