Aditya Kurniawan

Prior to joining Belantara Foundation, Aditya works in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry as a Food Safety and Pest Control Specialist for the Indofood Group. He was also an Agronomist and a Pest Control Specialist in a mining corporation, PT. Servo Group. There he collaborated with a Brazilian plantation in developing a precision farming program with an effective technology to be implemented in Indonesia. He was also an entrepreneur, developing freshwater fish ponds specializing in carp fish, as well as developing a product named Steak and Sandwich Clarias.

Aditya earned his Bachelor’s Degree majoring in Pest and Plant Disease from the School of Agriculture of the Gadjah Mada University (UGM). During his studies there, he was active in a joint research with the BPPT Neonet-BPPOPT of the Ministry of Agriculture for agricultural commodity forecasting, as well as consulting for cereals and fruits plantation programs and food safety and pest control programs.