Sangay Khandu is a member of Parliament of Bhutan serving his 2nd term. He represents Gasa Dzongkhag (http://www.gasa.gov.bt/) to the National Council. He has served as chairman and deputy chairman of several Standing Parliamentary Committees including legislative, good governance, foreign relations, economic affairs, and also has served in a few special committees on mining and mineral sector development, hydro-power development and currently education.
After completing his undergraduate studies with a degree in commerce from Sherubtse College in Bhutan, he started his career as an assistant foreign exchange officer with the Royal Monetary Authority (Central Bank of Bhutan). He went on to do his Masters in Business Administration from Assumption University in Thailand (http://www.au.edu/). He later joined Bhutan Power Corporation Limited and looked after performance management in the Human Resources department. He developed the Human Resource Management Information System (HRMIS) that the company still uses and was part of the team who first worked on corporate organizational development (OD) in the country (called Performance Based Management Scheme-PBIS). His last engagement before getting elected as a member of Parliament was with the International Trade Centre, Geneva (ITC-UNCTAD/WTO) in developing export capacity sector in Bhutan, specifically textiles, spices and sweet water.He resides in Thimphu and travels to his constituency periodically to touch base with voters. This is his second term in Parliament.
He is also member to several national and international foras like Transparency Advisory Group that works together towards bringing more transparency in the region (Right to Information), Indo-Bhutan Parliamentary Friendship Group, Community of Bhutanese Bloggers and several others.