Lekey DorjiMr. Lekey Dorji has participated in several high profile projects related to ICT and telecommunications in Bhutan. Having started his career in the erstwhile Department of Telecommunications, Ministry of Communications, the present-day Bhutan Telecom, he promoted and established Bhutan’s first private wireless Internet Service Provider (ISP) in 2005. He consulted for Tashi Group, Bhutan’s biggest private group of companies when they promoted the country’s first cellular mobile services in 2007. He was involved as the lead consultant for the group from pre-feasibility studies to business case development to actually establishing and building the company from scratch to its incorporation as Tashi InfoCmm Limited. He also established and promoted one of the first professional software development companies in Bhutan, New Edge Technologies Private Limited.

As a consultant, he had been involved with various ADB, World Bank, DANIDA, SNV, UNDP, JICA and Royal Government of Bhutan projects, mostly in ICT, project management, public sector financing, disaster management, social sector, and related issues. He is currently the CEO and managing associate of LD & Associates based in Thimphu. Currently, he sits on the boards of the Royal University of Bhutan and the Natural Resources Development Corporation Limited, and is also an executive member of SAARC chamber of Commerce and Industry, IT Association of Bhutan, and Asia-pacific Telecentre Network.