Who we are


The staff of the Gestalt Institute Nepal consists of a group of senior trainers from Europe and a group of junior trainers from Nepal.


People involved  since the start in 2011.


Senior trainers

Greet Cassiers (Belgium): Senior trainer, Supervisor, Co-founder

Ernst Knijff (Belgium): Senior trainer, Supervisor, Co-founder

Frans Meulmeester (The Netherlands): Senior trainer, Supervisor, Co-founder



From June 2017 the staff is expanded by

Giovanni Turra (Italy): Senior trainer, Supervisor

Beatrix Wimmer (Austria): Senior trainer, Supervisor



From September 2020 we welcome a new member to our team

John Leary-Joyce (UK): Senior trainer, Supervisor, Coach




Our coordinator is Minakshi Rana from Nepal

Minakshi Rana: coordinator since 2014
also for the humanitarian projects after
the earthquakes in 2015

Minakshi Rana is supported by Nima Sherpa for the financial coordination


Junior trainers

Pragya Shrestha                   Pratima Tamrakar              Archana Bibhor