Mr. Deepak Kumar Shrestha - Director

Mr. Deepak Kumar Shrestha
Mr. Shrestha counts over twenty five years of experience in the banking sector and possesses extensive expertise in the banks’ legal and regulatory issues. He has been in the service of Nepal Investment Bank for the last seventeen years spearheading its legal and recovery functions as its Head of Legal Department. Prior to this he was the in-house lawyer and Company Secretary of Standard Chartered Bank Nepal Ltd (erstwhile Grindlays Bank Ltd). He started his professional carrier as an advocate and worked as a practicing lawyer before he joined Grindlays Bank Ltd to start his professional career in banking.
 
Mr. Shrestha holds Master of Arts (M.A) and Bachelor of Law (B.L) from Tribhuvan University and Master of Laws (L.L.M) from Kathmandu School of Law, Purbanchal University. He is the member of SAARC Law/Nepal, Supreme Court Bar Association and Nepal Law Society. 

Registered Members

As per the Nepal Rastra Bank Regulation, all banks and financial institutions that are registered in Nepal Rastra Bank and engaged in credit lending of Rs. 1 million and above facility must be registered in Kendra as its member. Only the registered members can avail the credit reports and other credit information service provided by Kendra.

There are altogether 135 banks and financial institutions that are registered as members of Kendra. The detail statistics of the number of registered members in each category is as follows:

28 Commercial Banks
14 Development Banks (National)
29 Development Banks (Regional)
32 Finance Companies
60 Microfinance Institution & Co-operatives