Pandey (Hindi: पाण्डेय), Pande (Nepali: पाण्डे वा पाँडे) is a surname found among the Hindu Brahmin communities of India and both Bahun and Chhetri communities of Nepal. Pande of Nepal belonged to Thar Ghar aristocracy group which assisted the rulers of Gorkha Kingdom. Deshpande and other variations of this surname, ending in "-pande", are found in the Deccan region of India.
- Basdeo Panday - 5th Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago (West Indies) from 1995 to 2001
- Bhairab Dutt Pande former governor of Punjab and West Bengal
- Chittu Pandey- Freedom fighter from Ballia
- Chunky Pandey - Bollywood Film Star
- Damodar Pande, Son of Kaji Kalu Pande, First Prime Minister of Nepal
- Deepak Kumar Pandey, Hindi poet,Book writer
- Ganesh Pandey, First Kaji of Gorkha Kingdom
- Ghanshyam Pande - religious leader, commonly known as Swaminarayan; believed to be a deity by followers
- Govind Chandra Pande, historian
- Gyanendra Pandey - Cricketer
- Hardik Pandya, Cricketer
- Kabinga Pande - Minister of Foreign Affairs Zambia (originally hailing from Jabalpur,Madhya Pradesh)
- Kalu Pande One of the Nepalese Military leaders of Unification of Nepal, Member of Aristocratic Pande Clan- One of the 5 Kaji (Noble) Family Name of Nepal
- Kedar Pandey, Politician, Chief Minister of Bihar
- Mahendra Bahadur Pandey - Nepali politician
- Mangal Pandey - Indian soldier who led an incident immediately predating the Great Rebellion of 1857.
- Manish Pandey -Indian cricketer
- Lt.Manoj Kumar Pandey, Indian Army soldier from First Gorkha Rifles; winner of Param Vir Chakra, India's highest bravery award
- Mike Pandey - Wildlife film maker
- Mrinal Pande - Indian journalist, editor, columnist, (TikamGarh,Madhya Pradesh)
- Neeraj Pandey, Bollywood film director,writer & producer
- Nirmal Pandey - Bollywood Actor from Nainital in Uttarakhand
- Nitesh Pandey, Indian TV/Films Actor
- Piyush Pandey- Advertising executive, Mumbai,India.
- Prem Chand Pandey - Scientist and Founder Director, NCAOR-Indian Antarctic Program
- Ranajit Pande, Nepalese Mulkazi from Pande aristocratic family
- Rana Jang Pande Son of Kaji Damodar Pande, Third Prime Minister of Nepal
- Rohini Pande, economist
- Saroj Pandey - Indian politician and member of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
- Surendra Pandey - Nepali politician
- V. C. Pande, former Cabinet Secretary and former governor, Bihar and Arunachal Pradesh
- Vijay Kumar Pandey- Nepali media personality
- Vijay Pande, protein biochemist
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- Pradhan, Kumar L. (2012). Thapa Politics in Nepal: With Special Reference to Bhim Sen Thapa, 1806–1839. New Delhi: Concept Publishing Company. p. 8. ISBN 9788180698132.