Early Life and Education: Tshering Tobgay was born in Haa, Bhutan, to a family of educators. His father, Tobgay, was a teacher. He completed his schooling in Bhutan and later pursued higher education abroad.


  • Early Career: After completing his education, Tshering Tobgay worked in various capacities in Bhutan, including as a civil servant.
  • Political Career: He entered politics and joined the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) of Bhutan. Tobgay became a prominent figure advocating for democratic reforms and sustainable development.
  • Prime Minister of Bhutan: In 2013, Tshering Tobgay became the Prime Minister of Bhutan after his party won the elections. During his tenure, he focused on socio-economic development, environmental conservation, and strengthening Bhutan’s international relations.
  • International Role: Tobgay gained recognition internationally for his efforts in environmental conservation and sustainable development, notably through initiatives like Bhutan’s commitment to carbon neutrality and the Gross National Happiness (GNH) index.

Achievements and Legacy: Tshering Tobgay’s tenure as Prime Minister saw Bhutan’s continued progress in sustainable development and conservation efforts. He remains an influential figure in Bhutanese politics and global environmental discussions.

Real Name: Tshering Tobgay

Date of Birth: September 19, 1965

Birth Place: Haa, Bhutan

Residence: Thimphu, Bhutan

Profession: Politician, Environmentalist

Nationality: Bhutanese

Religion: Buddhism

Partner: Tashi Doma

Father: Tobgay

Mother: Sonam Chuki

Horoscope: Virgo

Age: Tshering Tobgay is currently around 58 years old (as of 2024).

Height: 1.73 meters

Eye Color: Brown

Hair Color: Black