CMR-Nepal has appointed Tilak Pathak as the new Executive Director. A meeting of Executive Committee appointed ‘Pathak to the position effective from January 5, 2019. The post was vacant after Ujjwal Acharya resigned from the post effective end of the year 2018.
CMR-Nepal’s founding member Pathak had served as the chairman from August 2013 to February 2017.
Pathak has a wide range of experience in journalism, academia, research and influential debate. He was also a fellow for National Endowment for Democracy (NED). He has co-authored Constituent Assembly Members on Federalism (2014) and co-edited Media Reader (2013), and has published several articles on media, political parties, constitution writing, and the peace process.
Pathak’s works on media and electroral financial transparency have been published in renowned journals such as Studies of Nepali History and Society, Nepal Journal for Contemporary Studies and Media Journal.
He has served as op-ed editor and analyst at Kantipur Daily presently serves as an Associate Editor of Nagarik Daily.