Speaker Son Excellence Lyonpo Norbu WANGCHUK


His Excellency Mr. Norbu Wangchuk recently assumed the portfolio of Minister, Ministry of Economic Affairs following the second democratic elections in the country. Prior to assuming political office, His Excellency has worked both in the Government as well as the Private Sector for several years.

His Excellency has written and published several articles on topics ranging from Gross National Happiness to Privatization and Private Sector Development as a senior lecturer at a premier management institute in Bhutan. His Excellency co-founded the Institute of Management Studies, a one of its kind institution in Bhutan that among others, developed education curriculum to apply principles of Gross National Happiness to all schools in Bhutan.

His Excellency is currently the Chairman of three mega hydropower projects and Vice Chairman of the Tourism Council of Bhutan. His Excellency holds a Masters in Business Administration and Post Graduate in Education and is married with two children.

Discover Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk's interview at the World Forum Lille 2013 :

World Forum Lille 2013 : Lyonpo Norbu Wangchukpar WorldForumLilleTV

Interview by GrandLilleTV :

World Forum: l'économie responsable par GrandLilleTv

Article from levif.be about the bonheur national brut (french version) - "le bonheur est un besoin collectif"

Office :
Minister of Economic Affairs
Organization :
Gouvernement du Bhoutan
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