Experts & Staff

WRI brings together more than 1,700 experts and other staff in working in seven programs: food, forests, water, energy, cities, climate and the ocean and four centers of excellence for business, economics, finance and equity. Our staff and researchers work globally to produce data-based solutions that generate real change on the ground.

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48 Featured Experts

Program Experts & Staff

Dean Affandi

Research, Data and Innovation (RDI) Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia

Dean Affandi

Kirana Agustina

Ocean & Plastic Waste Manager, WRI Indonesia

Firda Astriyani

Facilities, Procurement And Office Manager, WRI Indonesia

Desti Ayunda

GIS Assistant, WRI Indonesia

Desti Ayunda

Bukti Bagja

Supply Chain and Livelihood Transformation Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia

Bukti Bagja

Kenny Cetera

Wahana Riset Indonesia Researcher, Forest Legality Initiative

Kenny Cetera

Rizky Firmansyah

GIS Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Rizky Firmansyah

Hidayah Hamzah

Manager For National Plastic Action Partnership, WRI Indonesia 

Sakinah Ummu Haniy

Communications Assistant, WRI Indonesia

Sakinah Ummu Haniy

Tomi Haryadi

Deputy Programme Director, AFOLU, WRI Indonesia

Tomi Haryadi.

Azam Hawari

Legal Analyst For One Map Initiative, WRI Indonesia

Rakhmat Hidayat

Sumatra Regional Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia

Rakhmat Hidayat

Julia Kalmirah

Papua Regional Senior Manager, WRI Indonesia

Martha Triasih Karafir

Strengthening Tenurial Right And Livelihood Business Model Project Lead, WRI Indonesia

Martha Karafir

Gina Karina

Food And Land Use (FOLU) Manager, WRI Indonesia

Bunga Karnisa Goib

Community Coordinator For National Plastic Action Partnership And Restoration, WRI Indonesia

Bunga Karnisa Goib

Heriza Leni

Monitoring, Reporting And Data Management Coordinator, WRI Indonesia

Ary Lesmana

Head Of Operations, WRI Indonesia


Finance & Accounting Officer, WRI Indonesia

Cynthia Maharani

Climate Research Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Bonifasius Y. Lody Maturbongs

West Papua Regional Coordinator, WRI Indonesia

Nameera Moerdaning

Transport Analyst, Low Carbon Development Initiative, WRI Indonesia

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Fathir Mohamad

System Developer, WRI Indonesia

Benita Nathania

Research Assistant, Sustainable Commodities & Business, WRI Indonesia

Nanda Noor

Senior Lead For Sustainable Landscape & Business, WRI Indonesia

Nanda Noor


Finance And Accounting Manager, WRI Indonesia

Elisabeth Pasapan

Project Officer, WRI Papua Regional Office

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Citra Ajeng Pertiwi

Human Resources Officer, WRI Indonesia

Almo Pradana

Deputy Program Director On Climate, Energy, Cities & The Ocean, WRI Indonesia

Almo Pradana

Kurniasih Puspitorini

Operations Officer For South Sumatera Office, WRI Indonesia

Mila Khaerunnisa Rizqiani

GIS Analyst for Social Forestry and Agrarian Reform Improvement, WRI Indonesia

Tieke Said

Head Of Human Resources, WRI Indonesia

Shofia Saleh

One Map And Commodities Research Analyst, WRI Indonesia

Shofia Saleh

Tjokorda Nirarta "Koni" Samadhi

Country Director, Indonesia

Nirarta Samadhi

Surta Siallagan

Operations Office, Riau Office, WRI Indonesia

Surta Siallagan

Lasiran Silalahi

Grants & Finance Manager, WRI Indonesia

Egi Suarga

Climate Manager, WRI Indonesia

Dede Sulaeman

Research Analyst for EU SUPA, WRI Indonesia

Jesslyn Tandella

Project Coordinator, WRI Indonesia

Hendrika Tiarma Wulandari Samosir

Social Forestry and Agrarian Reform Improvement Project Lead

Hendrika Wulandari Samosir