Togar Sitanggang, born in North Sumatera in 1966 and graduated from University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, in Computer Science degree and obtained Master Degree from North Sumatra University in Medan. Currently working with PT Musim Mas as Senior Manager Corporate Affairs base in Jakarta. Has been in palm oil industries for more than 20 years with national and multinational companies (SMART Tbk, Cargill, Bunge, ED & F Man, Darmex, etc) with many positions ranging from research, logistics, trading and now corporate affairs. Held position as Secretary General of GAPKI since May 2015. He also active in palm oil related associations in Indonesia such as APROBI (Association of Biofuels Producers Indonesia), APOLIN (Association of Oleochemicals Manufacturer) and DMSI (Dewan Minyak Sawit Indonesia – Indonesia Palm Oil Board).
Mr. Darwin Indigo is currently the Deputy Country Head of Indonesia for Wilmar International Limited, Asia’s leading agribusiness group, which is ranked amongst the largest listed companies by market capitalisation on the Singapore Exchange. He had been with the company since August 2003, holding several positions both in Indonesia and Singapore. He is also one of the Non-Executive Director of Kencana Agri Limited, a fast-growing Indonesian plantation company, with oil palm plantations strategically located in various locations in Indonesia.
Mr. Darwin was the Head of Foreign Affairs for the Indonesian Palm Oil Association, a non-profit organization to promote Indonesian palm oil in the global market. He was holding the position for three consecutive terms from 2009 to 2015. Mr. Darwin is also the board of organizing committee for The Indonesian Palm Oil Conference & Price Outlook, which is an annual forum for the palm oil industry, organized by the Indonesian Palm Oil Association. The event provides detail information on palm oil price forecasts, market dynamics, as well as discussions on the latest issues in the industry. In addition, he was also a member of the Board of International Trade (Export) - Indonesia Chamber of Commerce, North Sumatra Chapter from 2012 to 2015.
Mr. Darwin graduated from Curtin University with a Bachelor of Commerce(Finance) degree in 2002 and was on the Vice Chancellor’s list. Mr. Darwin also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Technology, Sydney majoring on Strategic Resource Management. He is a member of Golden Key Honour Society.
Kanya Lakshmi Sidarta
More than 10 years experience in Palm Oil Business:
- Independent Director PT Golden Plantation, tbk. – Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Group, handling financial operation
- Senior Vice President PT Bakrie Sumatera Plantations, tbk, handling commercial palm oil downstream business, investor relations and corporate finance
More than 10 years experience in Capital Market Indonesia in operating Securities Company, Fund Management, and Custodian Bank. Also active in training and lecturing many courses and workshops in Indonesia Capital Market community.
Ms. Kanya Lakshmi Sidarta graduated from University of Indonesia (UI) as an Accountant, earned Magister Management degree from Bogor Institute of Agriculture (IPB).
Augyawati Joe started her career in the Sillicon Valley as a Computer Programmer, before coming back to Asia and work in Citibank as a Management Associate for 2 years.
She then entered into oil palm in 2005, working for Kuok Oils and Grains and Wilmar as a trader, before finally joining Kencana Agri Limited and now holding the position of Commercial Director responsible for Corporate Planning, Business Development, and Trading.
She is also active as key personnel in Database and Market Analysis Sub Division of GAPKI, where she passionately participates in bringing Indonesia Palm Oil to be the sustainable pride of the Nation.