With a Bachelors Degree from University of Rajasthan and a Masters in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick, Canada, Zangpo currently heads Kurichhu Hydropower Plant, Druk Green Power Corporation Limited. Before that, he served as the Head of Maintenance Division at Chukha Hydropower Plant, and as the Head of Operation and Maintenance Divisions at Kurichhu Hydropower Plant.
Zangpo has experiences in hydropower contracting to commissioning and operation and maintenance. He started his career from the then Tala Hydroelectric Project Authority in 2003. Later, he headed the Electrical Maintenance Unit at the commissioning of Tala Hydroelectric Project in 2006.