Mr. Ugyen heads the Administration & Finance department for the Bhutan Ecological Society. He holds a certificate in General Forestry & Conservation from Bhutan Forestry Institute, Thimphu. Prior to Joining the society in 2017, he worked as a research field assistant with the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research for nine years. Ugyen also served Thrurmshingla National Park (MOAF, DoFPS), Bumthang as Assistant Forester from 2004-2009. He holds a firm interest in wildlife conservation. Mr. Ugyen is a recipient of Royal Civil Service Awards from His Majesty 5th King in 2015.