Dr. Ajaya Ghimire
Chairman, the Ace Institute of Management and Ace Higher Secondary School
Ajaya Ghimire is the chairman of the Ace Institute of Management and Ace Higher Secondary School, the schools he founded in 1999 in Nepal. The institutions he founded or co-founded and managed include banks, merchant banks, real estate firms, and non-profit supporting policy entrepreneurship in Nepal. He also served on the senate and management subject committee of Pokhara University, one of Nepal’s public universities. Ajaya received a Doctor of Education from the University of Southern California in 2019. A recipient of Fulbright for his Master of Science in Management (1994) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, he received a Master of Science in Mathematics from Panjab University in 1984.