Our Team

Chairman of Welcome Group

Mr. Nirmal Raj Poudel

Mr. Poudel is acting as chairman of various organisations under the banner of Welcome Group such as Welcome Advertising and Marketing Pvt. Ltd., Welcome Developers Pvt. Ltd., Welcome Audio Visual Production and Welcome Event Management.

Moreover, he is also affiliated with a number of national level social institutions; President of the Media Consumer Rights Association (MICORA), publisher of CEO Monthly Tabloid and Chief Adviser of Admire Nepal. During his professional career, he also served as a member of the Press Council, ABC Committee, Executive Committee Member of the Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI) and president of the Advertising Association of Nepal (AAN).

Honored with the title of ‘Ad Guru of Nepal’, he has been involved in creative, direction and production aspects of over 500 Nepali Television Commercials. Mr. Poudel has also been endowed with several national/ international awards and accolades for the remarkable professional and social contributions made by him. Remarkably, he took a lead in submitting the petition gathering 1 million signatures to the United Nations under the national level campaign “Lord Buddha was born in Nepal” launched by Admire Nepal.

Managing Director, Welcome Event Management, a subsidiary of Welcome Group

Mrs. Nita Poudel

Mrs. Poudel boasts of 15 years of experiences in orchestrating and executing plans and strategies related to event management. Moreover, she played a key role for the successful management of The Longest Marathon TV Talk Show, which earned the Guinness World Records in 2013.

She was also awarded with the certificate by Guinness World Records as a recognition of her outstanding supervisory works of Youngest Director of the World in the movie titled “Love You Baba”. Moreover, she has been honored in the ANA Conference as well as felicitated by Chicago City in USA for remarkable works undertaken by her company.

COO, Welcome Group

Mr. Manoj Raut

Mr. Raut has more than 25 years of steady and extensive experiences in the field of communication management. Prior to Welcome Group, he was affiliated to international advertising agencies like McCANN Erickson Mumbai-Nepal Branch and Contract Advertising Agency as Creative Director. In these organizations, he played a lead role in the strategic promotion of multi-national brands like Coke, Tata, Unilever, Dabur, Nestle, Gillette and Unicef, among others.

Currently, he is responsible for strategically supervising the entire operations of Welcome Group and taking measures for ensuring the optimum output.

Audio/Visual Director

Mr. Manish Poudel

Mr. M. Poudel has some 15 years of experiences in conceptualising and directing some 300 Television Commercials (TVCs) and documentaries belonging to the renowned corporate houses, NGOs and INGOs.
He possesses special expertise in post-production, 3D product modeling and 3D animation by using cutting-edge software products like Abode, Autodesk, Da Vinci Resolve, Macromedia etc.

He is also engaged in teaching advertising and media courses in various renowned colleges in Nepal.
In recognition of his outstanding professional performance, he has also won various titles in Crity Awards (the annual national level advertising awards ceremony of Nepal).