Santosh Kafle is the CEO of imark Private Limited since 16th December 2019.
His academic credentials include a degree in Chartered Accountancy from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, a Diploma in International Financial Reporting (Dip IFR) from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), UK and a Master’s degree in Banking and Insurance Management from Annamalai University, India.
He is the fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN) and fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and a member Kampuchea Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Auditors (KICPAA).
Besides, he is currently serving as a member of the board of directors of Champawati Hydropower Private Limited.
His past roles have been of Director of Finance (DOF) at edotco Myanmar Limited, Myanmar, Financial Controller (FC) at edotco Group Sdn. Bhd., Malaysia, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Latelz Co. Ltd., Cambodia, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Applifone Co. Ltd., Cambodia, Deputy Chief Financial Officer (DCFO) at NCell Pvt. Ltd., Nepal, Manager at Rastriya Beema Sansthan, Nepal and Chief Manager at Nepal Insurance Company Ltd., Nepal.
Besides,he has been a part of the visiting faculty, delivering lectures and training on accounting and auditing standards to students at Chartered College of Management and Accounting, Kathmandu.
His responsibilities and area of work covered strategic and budgetary plan, business operation, financial forecast and variance analysis, business performance reporting, treasury management, and procurement/supply chain management. Additionally, he was responsible for assurance of internal control environment, accounting in accordance with GAAP, compliance with corporate, tax and other commercial laws, and liaising with the audit committee, board of directors and auditors.
Mr. Kafle brings a global perspective to business through his 18 years long work experience in India, Nepal, Cambodia, Malaysia and Myanmar with various multinational companies as well as work and non-work-related travel to more than 25 countries.