Filda C. Yusgiantoro, S.T., M.B.M., M.B.A., Ph.D.

Chairperson of Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)

Filda is the Chairperson of Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC).

Filda is the Chairperson of Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC). She received her S.T. in Chemical Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB); MBM in Business and Management, Università degli Studi Padova, Italy; MBA in Business Administration, Nanyang Business School, Singapore; PhD in Business and Economics, Monash University, Australia.

Since its inception in 2016, PYC has progressively developed under Filda’s direction. Passionate about research, she aims to expand her research interest on particular issues related to energy, environment, and sustainability, as well as economic development at PYC. She is an economics lecturer for undergraduate and graduate programs at Prasetiya Mulya University. She is also an Advisory Board member for the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Faculty of Mining and Petroleum Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung and an Alumni Group Mentor for Monash University.

Outside managing PYC, Filda simply enjoys reading a good book, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Brief Report

Crowdfunding Potential: Willingness to Invest and Donate for Green Project in Indonesia

Highlights:Individual investors prefer to have an investment with high ROI rather than a low-profit investment with environmental and social benefits. Males invest and...

Mapping Indonesia’s EV Potential in Global EV Supply Chain

Highlights:Energy transition in the transportation sector is indicated by the gradual shifting from the use of internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles to electric...

Carbon Tax Implementation in the Energy Sector: A Comparative Study in G20 and ASEAN...

Highlights:This report shows that six G20 countries (Japan, South Africa, Argentina, France, Ireland, and Mexico) and one ASEAN Member States (Singapore) have implemented...

Leveraging the Potential of Crowdfunding for Financing Renewable Energy

Highlights:Renewable energy (RE) projects in Indonesia usually have IRR between 10% and 15% and PP around 6 to 30 years. Attractive return usually...

Evaluating the New Regulated Gas Pricing Policy for Industrial Customers in Indonesia

The objective of the GoI to regulate an affordable natural gas price through MEMR Regulation No. 8/2020 undoubtedly benefit the industrial sector. However, the...

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Prof. Ir. Purnomo Yusgiantoro, MSc, MA, PhD, IPU

Founder of Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC)

Purnomo Yusgiantoro is the Founder of Purnomo Yusgiantoro Center (PYC). He received his bachelor degree (Ir.) in Petroleum Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia; MSc in Engineering from Colorado School of Mines, USA; MA in Economics from University of Colorado, USA; and PhD in Mineral Economics from Colorado School of Mines, USA. Since 2014, Purnomo dedicates much of his time, knowledge, and skills to teaching the subject of energy economics at Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). In addition, Purnomo is the Co-founder of Universitas Pertahanan (Unhan), Indonesia, where he teaches the subject of energy security until now. He is now a senior advisor for the Executive Office of the President Republic of Indonesia.

Purnomo has vast experiences working and contributing in the energy and defence sector of Indonesia. He worked as a consultant for the World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the field of energy economics and sustainable development. He also acted as the Chairman of Board of Commissioners for Pertamina. Purnomo has held a position as Vice Governor of National Defense Agencies (Lemhannas). Purnomo was the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Indonesia for three consecutive terms, from 2000 until 2009. After that, he held the position of Minister of Defense of the Republic of Indonesia between 2009 and 2014. In the global sphere, Purnomo served as the Governor of Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its Secretary General as well as President, based in Vienna, Austria. He also carried the responsibility as the Chairman of the ASEAN Ministers of Energy Meeting (AMEM). He continues his devotion to the energy sector development by establishing PYC in 2016.