Dorji Pavo Phuntshok
Director, Projects Department
Druk Green Power Corporation Limited
With a Bachelors and Masters in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University, USA, Dorji Pavo Phuntshok currently heads the Projects Department, Druk Green Power Corporation Limited since 2008. Between September 2016 and April 2019, he was deputed by the Royal Government of Bhutan as the Joint Managing Director for 1,200 MW Punatsangchhu I Hydroelectric Project Authority and 1,020 MW Punatsangchhu II Hydroelectric Project Authority for completion of certain tasks in both organizations struggling with challenges.
In the last 30 years of service, he has served in various hydropower development aspects, including serving as the Chief Engineer of Chhukha Hydro Power Corporation during O&M and construction stage of 1,020 MW Tala Hydroelectric Project. He also held additional charge of Chief Executive Officer of Dagachhu Hydro Power Corporation for 19 months and as Managing Director of Tangsibji Hydro Energy Limited for a year. Among his various initiatives, he started Projects Department, established Bhutan Hydropower Services Limited and Centers of Excellence and introduced WMO Performance Benchmarking and Being Green initiative in DGPC.
He has served as Chairman of the Board of Bhutan Hydropower Services Limited and Dungsum Cement Corporation Limited. He has also served as Director on the Board of Dagachhu Hydro Power Corporation, DHI Infra Limited, Kholongchhu Hydro Energy Limited and Tangsibji Hydro Energy Limited.