Thinley Choden, Bhutan

Program Consultant, Bhutan

Thinley Choden is Give2Asia’s field advisor in Bhutan. She is also an Acumen Global Fellow 2017 with Greenway Grameen, an Acumen energy investee, in India. Thinley founded READ Bhutan in 2008, which she managed till 2014. She runs her own boutique impact travel company -- Bhutan Tours and Travels, and free lances as an independent consultant in various fields. Thinley started her career with WFP in Bhutan and New York.

Thinley was a Draper Hills Fellow at Stanford University, holds an Executive Certificate in Strategic Decision Making, Wharton Business School, a MPA and a certificate on Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance from University of Hawaii, Manoa as an East-West Center degree fellow and a post-graduate certificate in Asia Pacific Leadership Program from the same. She has a BA Economics from Beloit College, Wisconsin.