Savita Gauchan was born in Nepal. She worked as a general administrator in a consultancy firm in Kathmandu. She moved to Germany in 2001 and afterwards to Belgium in 2006. In Germany she learned German and obtained a degree as a commercial clerk. With this background she worked as a commercial administrator for one year in an SME in Germany and, after having moved to Belgium, for six years in a subsidiary of a German enterprise. On 1 June 2015 she joined cApStAn, where she is responsible for general administrative, accounting and secretarial tasks. She speaks Nepali, German, English, Hindi and French.