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).

Since its inception in 2016, PYC has progressively developed under her 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 economic lecturer for undergraduate and graduate program 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, she simply enjoys reading a good book, traveling or spending time with her family.

She received her Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree at Faculty of Business and Economics, Monash University (Australia). Prior to that, she earned her bachelor degree in chemical engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), a master degree in business and management (MBM) at Università degli Studi di Padova (Italy) and a master of business administration (MBA) at Nanyang Business School (Singapore).

Brief Report

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...



Prof. Ir. Purnomo Yusgiantoro, M.Sc., M.A., Ph.D., IPU

Purnomo Yusgiantoro is the Founder of the 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 teach the subject of energy economics at Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB). Also, 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 Executive Office of the President Republic of Indonesia.

He has vast experiences working and contributing in the energy and defense 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 also has held a position as Vice Governor of National Defense Agencies (Lemhannas). Purnomo was the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources of Republic of Indonesia for three consecutive terms, from year 2000 until 2009. He also held the position of Minister of Defense of 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.