Born at the altitude of 4200m, Mingma Gyalje Sherpa started his career of mountaineering since 2006 with his first climbing directly starting from 8000m peak.
Mingma was born on 4th April, 1986 in Rolwaling, a remote area in the Northern East of Nepal on the borderland of Tibet. He was groomed in the valley for 11 years and then sent to boarding school in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. He completed Graduation in Business studies in 2011. In 2012, he with his friend started adventure travel organizing company which forced him to stop his education career. At present he has been leading so many climbing team on different mountains. He is experienced leader and he did globally accepted Mountain Guide course from NNMGA affiliated to IFMGA/UIAGM.