Avinash Jha

Avinash leads a parallel career as a community organizer and an engineer. An alumni of U.S. Department of States International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), he has more than five years of experience in Community Leadership. He is the CEO of Enigma Consulting Solutions, an energy, and environmental Policy think-tank based in Nepal. The company is involved in delivering high-quality research and bottom-up analysis on energy and environmental policy connecting government, academia and development partners.

In prior engineering career, Avinash has supervised the implementation hundred plus projects on Solar Home Systems, Solar Water Pumping for irrigation, Micro-Hydro, and Improved Cooking Stoves in rural communities of Nepal. Along with his friends, Avinash also developed an award-winning mobile application that helps Nepal’s farming communities. Furthermore, he does not shy away from volunteering his free time for any inspirational opportunity that comes his way. Avinash holds Bachelor of Technology degree from National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, India.