News in Brief

International Journal of Government Auditing – Summer 2017

Nepal

NEW AUDITOR GENERAL APPOINTED TO SAI NEPAL

 

Photo:  Tanka Mani Sharma Dangal

The Honorable Mr. Tanka Mani Sharma Dangal was appointed as Auditor General of Nepal May 22, 2017. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Sharma held positions as Secretary at the office of the Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, General Administration and Public Procurement Monitoring Office, in addition to serving as Director General for several departments, including Inland Revenue; Custom; and Revenue Investigation. His education includes a Master's in Business Administration (MBA).

Mr. Sharma and his team aspire to improve the Supreme Audit Institution's (SAI) integrity; build effective stakeholder relationships (locally, regionally and internationally); strengthen cooperation with other SAIs; and promote national transparency and good governance.