ACEF Speaker

Bishal Thapa

Senior Director,

Bishal brings 22 years of global experiences working with a wide range of public and private sector partners across energy, climate, energy efficiency, environment, and sustainability. He brings expertise in designing, developing, and implementing multi-dimensional energy sector projects with governments, development agencies and private sector entities. As an economist by training, his expertise includes financial analysis, quantitative modelling, policy, research and project design, and has also worked extensively with on and off-grid solar solutions. He holds a master’s degree in economics from the University of Maryland and an undergraduate degree in economics, mathematics, and political science from Monmouth College.


  • Spotlight Session: Enhancing Efficiency Standards and Labelling for Appliances in Asia-Pacific