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Bob Eko Kurniawan


As a multifaceted professional with over 23 years of experience in multinational environments at senior management level, I have keen interest in Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability with particular industry experience in corporate communications and Corporate Social Responsibility, Government Relations, community development and nonprofit sectors, as well as resource mobilization and strategic partnership building with various renowned multi-nationals companies and organizations.

With the privilege of achieving higher international education through scholarship awards from prestigious institutions in Economics, Urban Planning, Finance, Frontline Management and Corporate Social Responsibility from the world's top 100 international universities in Europe with field studies in Europe, South America, Asia and Australia, my professional objective is joining values-driven organization, with potential to thrive and have maximum impact.

Specialties: Corporate Affairs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability reporting, Government liaison, Community Development, Project management, Corporate Communication, Regional Planning, Urban Development.

Professional experiences

Advisory director

Global Mining Sustainability , Toronto

From May 2019 to Today

Global Mining Sustainability™ (GMSu) is a Canadian Incorporation to advocate and facilitate the pursuit of sustainable mining practise. We promote participants to meet like-minded leaders to discuss mining’s challenges with a vision to change the culture and practise of the industry.

We follow United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Goals (SDG) 2030 and United Nations’ Global Compact Ten Principles to first do business responsibly and then pursue opportunities to solve societal challenges through business and collaboration.

Country program manager


From December 2016 to April 2019

GRI is an international independent organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate the impact of business on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, corruption and many others. We are pioneer of sustainability reporting and have the most widely adopted framework in the world.

As Country Program Manager I am representing GRI in Indonesia and responsible for Program Management: leading the planning, implementation, and monitoring of the CRSCB country program, ensuring that the program is implemented within the scope, on time, budget and quality and reporting on progress to the Global Program Director based in Amsterdam. In my line of duties I am also developing, communicate and implement a country specific vision on SMEs and sustainability reporting in close collaboration with the Global Program Director as well as engaging with key local and policy actors to foster a conducive sustainability (reporting) environment in the target countries and globally.

Community & government relations manager

DAIRI PRIMA MINERAL , Jakarta - Permanent contract

From September 2012 to December 2016

Regional planning analyst

UNDP , Jakarta

From January 2012 to September 2012

Director of urban programmes

Mercy Corps - Permanent contract

From October 2010 to January 2012

Community relations development superintendent

BHP Billiton , Melbourne - Permanent contract

From June 2008 to October 2010

Additionals trainings

Master of Science in Urban Housing Management

Erasmus University - Urban Planning

2003 à 2004


Maastricht School of Management - Finance Management

2007 à 2007

Post Graduate Diploma in Advance Financial Management with Full Scholarship award from Nuffic, The Netherlands. Studied full time in Maastricht, The Netherlands.


NL – Erasmus University Rotterdam – 2004


Anglais - Fluent

Indonésien - Native language


Project Management,
Corporate social responsibility
government relations