Shanti Chadha

Shanti Chadha who is a founder member of WEAN (Women Entrepreneurs Association of Nepal), the founder President of Federation of Women Entrepreneurs Association of Nepal), former Vice President of the SAARC Women Entrepreneur Council, Founder Member of Hastakala, Executive Member for three consecutive terms of FNCCI, Founder Member of WEAN Cooperative and Manushi among others.

She is the managing director of Nepal Woman Crafts NWC are manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and exporters of handmade Nepali paper and paper products and merchandisers of handicrafts. There are three retail outlets in Kathmandu and NWC exports to over 20 countries worldwide. NWC works with marginalized groups in the far western region of Nepal and has impacted the lives of over 2000 families by creating work opportunities and means of livelihood for them.