Thupten is the Managing Director of EarthLink Tours and Travels, a travel agency that provides travel product and services with a mission to promote Arunachal Tourism across India. Since its inception in 2008, Thupten has served as Managing Director of the company serving at field offices in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh; New Delhi; and Dharamsala, HP. Thupten has served The Tibetan Chamber of Commerce as joint secretary since 2011. Thupten has served as Joint Secretary of 32nd Kalachakra Organizing Committee from March 2011 to Jan 2012. The committee managed the 32nd Kalachakra mega event, initiated by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, that saw attendance of over 3,00,000 Buddhist devotees from all around the world.
As the Secretary of the management committee Thupten’s leadership and dedication contributed greatly in the successful completion of the 32nd Kalachakra event (2011-2012) at Bodhgaya, Bihar, India. Thupten has a PhD in Buddhist philosophy from Gyudmey University, Mysore, South India, and he has also obtained business management course from Singapore Institute of Management. Thupten la is well versed in both sides of the world.