Mr. Arif Dermawan
Project Coordinator Malang Environmental Agency, MALANG

Mr. Arif Dermawan is the focal point of the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme for Malang City, Indonesia.

He graduated from Universitas Merdeka Malang, and obtained a Master’s degree in Infrastructure Asset Management from Institut Tekhnologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Surabaya.

He started his career as a civil engineer in 1993, constructing bridges and buildings. He then started his work as a government officer in the Water Resource Department at the Ministry of Public Works in Jakarta in 1995.

He also worked as a civil engineer in Sidoarjo Mudflow Mitigation Board (BPLS-Badan Penanggulangan Lumpur Sidoarjo) from March 2006 to December 2008.

Now he works for Malang City Environmental Board. He is focusing on preparing Malang City to be a part of ASEAN Low Carbon City and he is actively preparing the city to participate in the Cities Clean Air Partnership (CCAP).