Ladakh Destination Experts: Meet Our Core Team of Experts
STANZIN NAMGYAL (Co-founder): DESTINATION EXPERT
Rooted in Ladakh and shaped by navigating its challenging landscapes during his formative years, Stanzin Namgyal possesses an innate understanding of Ladakhi life and its terrain. His extensive studies in social reforms and community development led him back to his homeland, where he channels his knowledge through local schools, organizations, and personal ventures. A photographer and hotelier, Stanzin's decade-long involvement in providing travel escapades is fueled by his continuous thirst for experience.
TENZIN LONDEN: DESTINATION EXPERT AND OPERATIONS MANAGER
Tenzin London, Beyond Himalayas' esteemed Destination Expert and Operations Manager, stands as an indispensable pillar within the company's framework. With an extensive reservoir of knowledge and experience in curating exceptional travel experiences, Tenzin orchestrates seamless operations that transcend the ordinary. His comprehensive understanding of the intricate tapestry of Himalayan destinations is unparalleled, allowing him to craft bespoke journeys that weave together cultural immersion, adventure, and unparalleled beauty. His adeptness in navigating logistics, coupled with an unwavering commitment to excellence, ensures that each traveler's experience is not merely a journey but an odyssey of a lifetime. Tenzin's dedication to fostering meaningful connections with local communities and his innate ability to anticipate and surpass traveler expectations render him an invaluable asset, shaping Beyond Himalayas' reputation as a premier travel curator in the region. His passion for sustainable tourism practices further solidifies his role as a visionary leader within the company, driving Beyond Himalayas towards a future where adventure meets responsible travel seamlessly.
AYESHA MOHAN: DESIGN AND QUALITY CONTROL
In tune with the forest's rhythms and drawn to life's profound simplicity, Ayesha Mohan is a Yogini, an avid traveler, and a truth-seeker. Having completed her yoga teacher training with the Sivananda School of Yoga in Madurai, she imparted her yoga wisdom in Zen monasteries across Southern India, Deer Park Monastery in Beer, and exclusive Yoga studios in Manali and Ladakh. Her connection to her practice radiates through her compassion for the world. Ayesha actively participates in and facilitates silent retreats and healing workshops, delving into the realms of inner exploration for the past 7 years. She plays a central role in crafting Beyond Himalayas' travel themes and business ethos, infusing vibrancy and grace into our workspace.
THINLESS NAMGYAL (GYA): ARRIVALS AND OPERATIONS PERSONNALE
A true son of the soil, Thinless Namgyal embarked on his journey in the industry as a trekking guide at a young age. With two decades of traversing Ladakh's terrain under his belt, he's an esteemed expert in monastery insights and expedition guidance. Within Beyond Himalayas, Thinless takes charge of operations, ensuring a sturdy and well-organized foundation.
SANDEEP PRANOY KHALKHO: SALES AND MARKETING EAST INDIA
With an impressive background as an HR professional, consultant, and retail marketing specialist across various sectors, Sandeep Khalko brings 8 years of corporate wisdom to the table. He's also lent his expertise as a trainer and coach in the EXCEL Program, a collaboration between the Government of Jharkhand and TISS. Beyond his professional pursuits, Sandeep nurtures vermicompost in his hometown of Ranchi and nurtures a passion for watercolor artwork, sketches, and a diverse range of music genres. An above-average cook and an avid traveler, Sandeep's multifaceted talents enrich our team.
LOBSANG STAKMO: LOGISTICS AND ACCOMODATION MANAGER
Lobsang Stakmo, serving as the Logistics Manager for Beyond Himalayas, stands as an exemplary force in orchestrating the intricate web of operations that underpin every expedition. With an unwavering commitment to precision and efficiency, Lobsang ensures that every logistical aspect, from transportation to accommodations, aligns flawlessly, transforming mere plans into impeccably executed realities. His meticulous attention to detail and innate problem-solving abilities serve as the cornerstone of the company's logistical prowess, allowing for seamless transitions and uninterrupted experiences amidst the Himalayan landscapes. Lobsang's adeptness in navigating the complexities of the region, coupled with a keen understanding of local nuances, enables Beyond Himalayas to transcend logistical challenges effortlessly, ensuring that each traveler's journey remains uninterrupted and unforgettable. His dedication, reliability, and strategic thinking elevate him as an indispensable asset, solidifying Beyond Himalayas' reputation for delivering exceptional journeys through the Himalayas.
SKARMA DAWA: ITINERARY DEVELOPMENT AND TRANSPORTATION MANAGER
Skarma Dawa, the Transportation Manager at Beyond Himalayas, is the linchpin ensuring the smooth and efficient movement of travelers through the majestic landscapes of the Himalayas. With an unparalleled expertise in navigating the region's diverse terrain and intricate transportation networks, Skarma orchestrates a symphony of logistical coordination that forms the backbone of every expedition. His adept management skills coupled with an extensive network of reliable transportation partners guarantee that every journey unfolds seamlessly, whether by rugged mountain roads, serene river routes, or air travel. Skarma's dedication to safety, reliability, and timely execution ensures that each traveler embarks on their Himalayan adventure with peace of mind, allowing them to immerse themselves fully in the awe-inspiring beauty of the region. His unwavering commitment to excellence and his ability to adapt swiftly to changing circumstances position him as an invaluable asset, playing a pivotal role in Beyond Himalayas' commitment to delivering exceptional and unforgettable travel experiences.
As a collective, our team of experts at Beyond Himalayas is driven by an unwavering commitment to provide you with a transformative Ladakh experience. With their diverse backgrounds, deep-rooted connections to the region, and shared passion for exploration, they ensure that your journey through Ladakh is not only insightful but also profoundly meaningful.