Hello, My name is Ram Subedi. I am a trained pharmacist and later studied Business Administration (MBA). I have several years of experience in working with handmade and natural herbal products. Formerly I served as Director of Operation in US$ 3.2 million, a United States Agency For International Development(USAID) funded Business Development Service project aiming to double the income of rural, conflict-prone areas of Nepal. I have received several training on production, product design, quality management and marketing from Japan, Germany, Sweden and elsewhere. I have made a career in the enterprise development and international trade in medicinal and aromatic plants and non-timber forest products. This store is dedicated to promote handmade products and herbal supplements. I have been exporting our herbal nutritional supplements to various countries in the world that include: Australia, France, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Sweden, UK and USA. The quality of our products is reflected in the ever increasing demand from our long standing customers. We aim to help community people, growers and craft producers of Nepal to promote their products in international markets.
I have undergone several training on marketing, management and product design such as: - International Training Workshop on Ecological Product Design organized by Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft e. V and sponsored by the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development of Government of the Federal Republic of Germany. - Applied International Management Training conducted by Swedish Institute of Management and sponsored by Swedish International Corporation Agency (SIDA). I am associated with number of other organizations that include: ANSAB, Nepal, Kathmandu-Vice- Chairperson Nepal Herbs and Herbal Product Association, Kathmandu – Vice- Chairperson Gorkha Ayurved Company (P) Ltd., Kathmandu- Director Everest Biodiesel Company (P) Ltd, Kathmandu- Director I have participated participated in various training, business seminars, trade fairs and workshops that include: 2011 Bangalore, India. 7th. Nutra India Summit, Buyers Sellers Meet Organized by PHARMEXIL, India 2011 Bhopal, India. International Herbal Fair, organized by Government of India, MP State Federation 2010 Bangalore, India. 4th. Ayurveda World Congress and Arogya Expo, organized by Government of India, Ministry of Commerce and Industry. 2010 Tokyo, Japan. Program for Quality Problem Solving( PQPS) training organized by AOTS, Japan 2008 Edinburg, UK. Small forest enterprises workshop organized by International Institute of Environment and Development (IIED) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2008 Bellagio Como, Italy. Livelihood Workshop. , Organized by Women Commission for Refugee and Children, NY, under Rockefeller foundation fellowship program. 2005 Nepal. Appreciative Inquiry for Peace and Development: An initiative for Societal Transformation. Organized by Imagine Nepal and Case Western University, USA. 2005 Marseille, France. Nepal Enterprise, Everest and Everything Else. , Marseille, France. Organized by PlaNet Finance, France. 2005 Los Angeles, USA. California Gift Show Autumn and Spring, organized by GLM, USA. 2004 Paris, France. Nepal Promotion Expo. Organized by Nepal France Chambers of Commerce & Industry and Paris Chambers of Commerce 2004 Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Natural Product Expo Europe 2004 2003 Nepal. Business Development Services – Principles, Tools and Practices. Organized by Netherlands Development Organization. In Nepal. 2001 Netherlands. Institutional Development and Organizational Strengthening. Organized by the Management for Development Foundation. 2001 Nuremberg, Germany. BioFach Nuremberg: World Organic Food Market 1999 Nepal. Management and Sustainable Utilization of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Organized by HMG Ministry of Forest and Soil Conservation and IDRC, Canada 1999 Paris, France. Nepal Promotion Expo. Organized by Nepal France Chambers of Commerce & Industry and Paris Chambers of Commerce. 1998 Wuppertal, Germany. Fair Trade Congress. Organized by European Fair Trade Association ( EFTA) 1997 Sweden. Applied International Management Program. Organized by the Swedish Institute of Management and Swedish International Corporation Agency (SIDA). 1997 Cologne, Germany. ANUGA International Food Market. Supported by GTZ Protrade 1997 Nepal. Applications of Ethnobotany to Conservation and Community Development. Organized by King Mahendra Trust for Nature Conservation. 1996 Germany. Ecological Product Design. Organized by Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft and the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany. 1995 Munich, Germany. International Pharmaceutical Trade Fair EXPOPHARM. Organized by the Center for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries, an agency of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 1995 Netherlands. Integrated Promotion Program for Pharmaceuticals Products. Organized by CBI, an agency of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 1993 Germany. IGA EXPO Herbs Seminar. Organized by DEG/GTZ Protrade. I would be happy to answer your queries about my work and the products and I can be reached at Gorkha Exim.