Mr. Jiwan Kumar Gurung is one of the renowned personality in trading business, social works and politics in Nepal who is Executive Chairperson of Platinum Management College. Currently, he is in executive roles in various business houses related with diversified businesses as telecommunication, herbal medicines, real estate etc including education.
Enriched in business activities and experiences for more than four decades, Mr. Gurung is excessively active in social works especially charities for schools and other infrastructure developments in his and neighbouring villages. Mr. Gurung’s family is in business from past four generations and highly contributing for social causes significantly from past two generations. His father, Mr. Ram KajiGurung, 96 years, donated NPR 2.5 million last year for the infrastructural development of one of the high schools. Hence, people remember Mr. Gurung’s father and son as “persons for social cause”.
Mr. Jiwan K. Gurung is also currently serving as government appointees in the position of Foreign Affairs Advisor to the Rt. Hon’ble Vice-President of Nepal Mr. Nanda Bahadur Pun. In this respect, Mr. Gurung is highly enriched with high profile politicians of Nepal.
Mr. Gurung believes in uplifting people’s mindset and level of awareness through educational impartment which helps in transformation of entire economy. Hence, he is absolutely focused in commoners’ access in world class quality education. From his absolute command at Platinum Management College since November 2018, Platinum Management College has offered NPR 12 million worth scholarships yearly in various categories especially noting special students with special needs.
Location: Kalikasthan, Dillibazar, Kathmandu