HOST: Dr. Karma Phuntsho
The founder of Loden Foundation, a development organization that promotes education and entrepreneurship in Bhutan as well as the Shejun Agency for Bhutan’s Cultural Documentation and Research.
SPEAKER: Daniel K. Spitzer
Daniel has founded and led several companies in Asia that have successfully combined financial objectives with social and environmental goals, including Plantation Timber Products Group (PTP), which he built into China’s largest sustainable forestry company. He is also the Chairman and CEO of Mountain Hazelnuts, a dedicated team of agricultural, business, and development professionals determined to build a world-class, triple bottomline venture and a major player in the global hazelnut market.
DATE: November 8, 2018
VENUE: UN House, Kawajangsa, Thimphu
TIME: 4 pm to 5:30 pm
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