Our Team

Our team is dedicated to ensuring your or your client’s trip is the best it can possibly be. With decades of experience between them, and a vast knowledge of Nepal, you know you are in safe hands.

Sonam Sherpa

Founder

Lakhpa Sonam Sherpa is recognized as one of Nepali tourism’s most successful and important entrepreneurs today. His organizations have earned several awards over the years and have grown exponentially. This comes as no surprise as Sonam’s work is deeply seated in his passion and respect for the Himalayas and his relationship with the same: his late wife Pasang Lhamu Sherpa is a national hero and the first Nepali woman to summit Everest in 1993.

Namgyal Sherpa

Managing Director

Namgyal provides leadership and steer to the Thamserku group and has recently guided the organization through a period of significant change, modernizing the core whilst retaining the expertise and loyal staffing that provide the company’s USP. He is very much a hands-on director getting out on trek, working directly with operation team to keep the organization on focus and stimulate development of new products and services.

Expedition Team

Dawa Gyaljen Sherpa

Expedition Manager

Dawa Gyaljen Sherpa is originally from Rolwaling village in north-central Nepal. By the time he is living in Kathmandu working as an Expeditions Manager at Thamserku. Dawa started his mountaineering career after a successful ascent of Yala Peak at the age of 16. By now he has successfully reached the summit of Mt Everest four times from North and South Cole, Cho-Oyu, and Muztagata in China. He has also climbed 6000 meters peaks such as Mera Peak, Pharchemo, Island Peak, Lobuche peak, and Ramdung several times.

Dawa Gyalje Sherpa

IFMGA Guide

Dawa Gyalje Sherpa is from Rolwaling an isolated village located in north-central Nepal. He started his career in mountaineering at the age of 20 as a kitchen porter in Everest. By the time he is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain guide leading international expeditions in Nepal, China/Tibet, Pakistan.

Narendra Shai Thakuri

IFMGA Guide

Narendra Shai Thakuri is from Lamjung located in the mid-hills of Nepal, a popular destination for Annapurna trekking. He started his mountaineering career from 2005 with a successful ascent of Mera Peak. By the time he is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain guide leading international expeditions in Nepal. He is also a member of the mountaineering training committee of “Nepal Mountaineering Association” and “Mountaineering Instructors Association”.

Pemba Gelje Sherpa

IFMGA Guide

Pemba Gelje Sherpa is originally from Khari Khola located at Solukhumbu district in eastern Nepal. He started his mountaineering career after summiting Mera Peak in 2008. By the time he is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain guide leading international expeditions in Nepal, China/Tibet, and Pakistan.

Pemba Rita Sherpa

IFMGA Guide

Pemba Rita Sherpa is from Rolwaling village in the north-central part of Nepal. He started his mountaineering career after a successful ascent of Mera Peak in 20002 as a climbing Sherpa. By the time he is a certified UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain guide leading international expeditions in Nepal and China/Tibet.