MR WANGDUE DORJEE was born on 23rd November 1980 at Bir, India. He completed his primary and secondary education from Tibetan Sambhota School, Manali, and TCV school, Dharamsala. He holds a BA degree from Punjab University, Chandigarh. He was a students’ leader during his school days, as well as a member of the Tibetan Youth Congress, taking active participation in numerous political campaigns while studying at college. He has served as a member of Bir Local Tibetan Assembly for four years and as a vice president of the Regional Chapter of Dokham Chusi Gangdruk of Bir for nine years. Likewise, he has worked as a manager at Dhungdrup Committee Society of Bir & Chauntra, an internal auditor for the Welfare Society of Central Dokham Chushi Gangdruk, and as the head of the education cell of Welfare Society of Central Dokham Chushi Gangdruk.
Mr. Wangdue is also an entrepreneur who has founded Tibetfoods, a healthy food start-up that promotes Tibet’s centuries-old traditional food. He has also created and provided face shields to covid warriors during the Pandemic, for which he has received felicitations and appreciation awards. Likewise, through the International Buddhist Confederation, he was able to provide lifesaving oxygen concentrations, oxygen cylinders, and medical aids to 20 Tibetan settlements and 8 NGOs. He is currently a member of the 17th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile from Dhotoe province and an executive member of the 22nd Welfare Society of Central Dokham Chushi Gangdruk.