Mr. Samir Thapa

Executive Chairman & Founder, Silver Mountain School of Hotel Management Nepal
Mr. Samir ThapaMr. Samir Thapa

Mr. Samir Thapa is an Entrepreneur & Educator with an international level exposure in terms of academic achievement and professional experience in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry. First Certified Hospitality Educator of Nepal who is eligible to teach hospitality management education worldwide. Executive Chairman & Founder of Nepal`s First Internationally recognized Hotel Management college, Silver Mountain School of Hotel Management, with the four branches across the Nepal by offering the International degrees from UK, France, USA and Malaysia. Chairman– Fishtail Mountain School of Hospitality, Tourism & Management. Chairman– The Hotel School Nepal.

He is the Director of American Hospitality Academy IHMS of USA and also assigned to take over the responsibility to set up the chain of hotel schools all over the world. Presently running the schools in USA, Nepal, South Africa, Turkey, Malaysia & India. Educated in USA and Switzerland with the Master and Bachelor Degree in Hospitality & Tourism Management respectively. Past President of Asia Pacific Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education (APacCHRIE) which is the World`s Largest Hospitality & Tourism Educator`s umbrella organization.          

President of International Education Provider`s Association (IEPAN) of Nepal. Vice President of United Nation Global Compact Network (UNGC). Co-Founder of Sustainable Tourism Network of Nepal government which is the formal network to work for Ecotourism in Nepal. Visiting faculty of Hospitality & Tourism in various universities located in USA, UK, Turkey, South Africa, India, Malaysia, Philippines, China, Sri Lanka and The Netherlands. Presently involve Chairman of one of the well-recognized Business Management College, Ace International Business School, two reputed High schools in Nepal. Also involve into the business of Domestic Aviation and Logistic Management.