Darwin is Director of PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) (“PT SMI”), in charge for Project Development & Advisory and sustainable finance. His focus is to manage the portfolio for project preparation on the different financing modality (incl PPP, and municipal financing), assisting project owners and investment entities both public or private to access fund or project opportunities through various advisory and arranger activities. Just three years ago, he initiated the establishment of Sustainable Finance Unit in the company that promote renewable energy, energy efficiency and climate change related investment in Indonesia. Within sustainable finance, he manage some investment portfolios for hydro, biomass, solar PV power plants and also manage geothermal fund to support further utilization of Geothermal potentials in Indonesia for both exploration and exploitation.
Nowadays under his Directorate more than 14 PPP project preparations are being managed (some of them already concluded with operations, construction, while some still on the preparation and transaction stages). Also more than 30 advisory activities are underway in various sectors, including: transport, energy, tourism, and urban infrastructure.
Before joining the Company, he served as Director at Independent Research & Advisory Indonesia (2008-2011) and Lead Advisor to the Vice Minister of Transportation (2009- 2011), Infrastructure Specialist at ADB Indonesia Resident Mission (2007-2008), Consultant to the World Bankfor Infrastructure Pogram. Most of his career he spent in project preparation, transaction, and policy advisory activities both for PPP and direct investment programs.
12 Feb 2020
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