Chefs association of Nepal was established in the year 1996 as the umbrella organization for Nepalese culinary Professionals from across the country.Its aim was to share and build  on their knowledge and skills of these professionals for the overall growth, diversification and sustainability of the industry.

Puspa Thapa Magar
   – Founder President 
puspa thapa magar

Mr. Puspa Thapa Magar, is a visionary who needs no introduction, A man with great vision and plan for this Culinary Arts Sector. Mr Lama spent decade in hospitality services i.e different hotels, restaurants and  with  years of experience, he embarked on a journey for all cooks,chefs to safeguard their rights, skill development. As a result. after visiting various countries he came to know that,,  in those countries they had various associations, societies for cook’s, chefs.As a result, Chef Association of Nepal was established in the year 2050 B.S…This was only possible with help and cooperation he received from friends and the cooking faternity of Nepal..  These professional friends were involved with various restaurant’s ,Catering’s, Cafe’s & Hotel’s Sectors, They initially  started as a Society called “Nepal Cook Pariwar” at B.S. 2053 Baishak 22th. Mr. Puspa Thapa Magar Led this association for 12 years with a team which compromised of Shree Krishna Lama, Mr. Khadga Bikram Lama, Mr. Tek Narayan Aryal, Mr. Dambar Bdr. Khattri, Mr. Arjun Bdr. Thapa, Mr. Lila Bdr. Karki, Mr. Ram Sharan Thapa, Mr. Hari Bdr. Rana.

With the vision of providing the best theoretical and , parctical knowledge under one roof to those who need, including work for  member development and rights.. Mr. Thapa is known as Founder President of this Association. Having Expertise in various cusine, he also start professional culinary arts training era for nepalese people who want to become cook, chefs as career of thier life. Mr. Puspa Thapa Magar is also known as ctevt curriculam developer for culinary arts vocational training and skill test including Food Examiner of NATTHAM.

With his expertise in various cuisines Mr Lama also established a professional culinary arts training ers for Nepalese people who wish to pursue a career in as a cook or chef.

Mr Puspa Thapa Magar is also a CTEVT curriculum developer for culinary arts vocational tarining and skill tests as well as a NATTHAM Food Examiner.

 Shree Krishna Lama
          -Ex. President

With Version ” A chef should be able to make decisions quickly and efficiently. The kitchen is a fast-paced environment, and a chef has to make numerous decisions at once. We should be able to:Handle Pressure, Problem Solve,Take Initiative which makes them a good chef.”

Mr. Shree Krishna Lama, with Having Expertise in various cusine, His official journey started with this Association from B.S. 2053 as Founder member. At year B.S. 2062, His tenure started as President of this Association. Mr. Lama already had agenda of buy own land and start construction of own building. Under his tuner from B.S. 2062- B.S.2064 1st mission Complete of buy Land Area 7 Aana 3 Pasia at Ranbari- Kathmandu. At B.S. 2062/06/08 Accoutning Report Closing System also started. Mr. Lama and team also decide to went in web technology, and they started www.chefsnepal.com. and later its change in to www.chefsnepal.com.np. Now this domain is digital indentity of Chefs Assocaition of Nepal. In his time, at first time for this association, open election system also applied and made election committe with lead By Mr. Puspa Thapa Magar. In this election Mr. Shree Krishna Lama is Elected with majority vote and extend his tenure for next years. At B.S. 2063/05/01 Officaily Chefs Association of Nepal had shifted in their Own 2 story Building. B.S. 2064 to B.S. 2066 Again in Mr. Shree Krishna Lama is selected as President. By Played vital role to completed his agenda with history to have own land and building, with team the association has played a vital role in making the tourism year successful in Nepal and in tourism development of Nepal, remembering that the organization’s bright future, success and role of the organization in the development of domestic and international tourism. I would like to wish recent committe to for successful year ahead.


Chefs association of Nepal was established in the year 1996 as the umbrella organization of Nepalese culinary Professionals 

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