Mr. Karma Tshering was the Chief Executive Officer of Business Opportunity & Information Centre, an autonomous agency of the Royal Government of Bhutan, dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs by providing access to business finance and support services till May 2016. He also served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Bank of Bhutan Limited heading Credit, Banking and Corporate Operations and Group Executive Director of Lhaki Group of Companies.

In the civil service spanning almost 12 years, he served as Project Development Officer, Registrar of Companies and Chief Industries Officer in the Ministry of Economic Affairs (erstwhile Ministry of Trade & Industry). He was a member of the Enabling Environment Committee of the People’s Project in 2006. He also served on numerous boards of government owned, public and private companies as board director (and independent director) notably on Bhutan Development Bank Ltd, BCCL, State Trading Corporation of Bhutan and member of the Economic Stimulus Plan Task Force of the Royal Government of Bhutan.

He brings in immense work experience in entrepreneurship development, project development and financing, monitoring and evaluation of projects, banking & finance and corporate governance both at formulation and implementation levels. He currently serves on the board (second term) of Druk Air Corporation Ltd.