Pradeep is currently pursuing MBA at Haas School of Business here at UC Berkeley. He has eight years of professional experience on research, design & development of integrated circuits in technology companies that include AMD, Sematech, CAMD and Intel, where he is currently a Senior Design Engineer. Being born in Nepal, Pradeep considers himself Nepali at heart and global in spirit. Pradeep believes in bringing professionals together to make great things happen. He is particularly interested in fostering social entrepreneurship.
Pradeep has been involved in founding and leading university-wide student organizations and community based professional organizations related mostly to technology and education. He is the immediate past-president of Global Nepali Professional Network. He is also a founding member of American Society of Nepalese Engineers, Daayitwa Initiative and ASK Foundation. He led the effort to establish Mahim Ojha Memorial Community Library. While in the University of Texas at Austin where he received his Masters of Science in Electrical Engineering, he was elected the Programs Director of Graduate Student Assembly, the official student body representing 12k graduate students. He has also served as the elected President of International Student Association at Southern Arkansas University and the founding President of Nepalese Student Association at Louisiana State University.