Posts by Subodh Dhakal:
Subodh is senior spatial data specialist in Abley’s Digital Engineering team. With a ‘can do attitude’, Subodh focuses on spatial data analysis, data integrations and visualisations with the aim of unlocking the data’s full potential with the use of software such as Esri Entreprise GIS systems and FME.
Subodh is a Esri Certified ArcGIS Desktop Associate and widely known among NZ Esri spatial professional. He is currently secretary of New Zealand Esri Users group.
Subodh comes from Environmental Science background where he first learned GIS during his Master’s degree in Environmental Science. He started his GIS career in Nepal as Research Intern at International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development and got involved in helping with the development of the web based greater Himalayan wetland information system. With passion on GIS, he completed a Post Graduate Diploma in GIS from University of Canterbury. From there, Subodh gained experience working in a wide range of engineering, transport, strategic road safety, university research, local government, and crown research institute roles in New Zealand.
As well as being passionate about new technology Subodh is a sustainable technology enthusiast. He has great attention to detail and enjoys finding simple solutions to solve complex problems. Being a good listener enables Subodh to understand the problems from the client’s perspective. This coupled with his friendly and approachable personality, means he is the go to person in the DE team and he always goes above and beyond for clients and colleagues alike. His good people skills are demonstrated by his current portfolio as Secretary of NZEUG and president of Nepal New Zealand Friendship Society.