A native of Canada, Wade has almost 30 years experience delivering outdoor adventure and training programs in North America and Asia for tourist, corporate and youth groups. He began his career in 1984 with the Canadian Outward Bound School, and Borderlands Sri Lanka was founded in 2004, after many years based at Borderlands Nepal. His love and unending enthusiasm has been at the heart of making Borderlands what it is today. “If life is an adventure, make it an experience worth sharing”.
Dian is a transformational business leader who turned around the odds for men and women across rural hamlets in Sri Lanka, at the same time building one of the most powerful business brands with global recognition. He was the first corporate client for a Borderlands PDP program some 15 years ago and soon after that program he invested in our vision. His inspirational and upbeat approach to life in both professional and personal spheres has made him a much sought-after teacher and public speaker. ``Make a positive difference in people’s lives``, this is the simple philosophy that drives Dian. Dian has made a profound impact among those whom he meets and interacts in all aspects of his life, business, sports, arts and social.
Megh Ale is one of Nepal’s leading figures in rafting. Having spent several years working and exploring the rivers and jungles of Nepal, including four years at the Bardiya National Park as a naturalist, Megh is always ready to share his deep understanding of Nepal and its myriad cultures, plants and animals. He is the founder and president of the Nepal River Conservation Trust (NRCT), and the Managing Director of Ultimate Descents Nepal and the Borderlands Nepal.