Santiaji Wijaya

Prior to joining Belantara Foundation, Santiaji Wijaya was an Operational Support at PT Karana Line from 1995 to 2001, a Technical Support Supervisor at PT Mitratama Bangun Nusantara Utama from 2001 to 2004, and a Community Development Supervisor at PT Kasongan Bumi Kencana Gold Mining from 2010 to 2016. He was also a business owner of CV Multi Artha Guna from 2004 to 2010.

Santiaji received a Business Administration Advance Certificate from Alpha Beta Business College in Sydney, Australia in 1994, followed by a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Open University Jakarta in 2000. He then earned his Master’s Degree in Information Technology from Paramadina University, Jakarta in 2002.

During his works in community empowerment, he succeeded in encouraging local communities to improve their livelihood through various types of partnerships with companies’ CSR programs, such as provision of tree seedling nursery for a peat reclamation project, road repair projects, paramedic and health facilities, as well as educational and socio-cultural projects.