About Us

About Us

Our Mission Statement

To become the leading Indonesian professionals organization in the United States, in providing career and business opportunities through collaboration among our members and by establishing strong ties to the business community and other professional organizations.

Our Purpose:

  1. Promote stronger ties and closer cooperation between the Indonesian professional community and the business community.
  2. Foster collaboration among members and Indonesian professionals in general.
  3. Promote individual professionalism, career opportunities and growth.
  4. Promote exchange of ideas, knowledge, and social/cultural news among members.
  5. Foster stronger business links between Indonesia and the United States.

Indonesian Professionals Association (IPA) is a California based non-profit professional organization. We were incorporated in February 1991 with a mission to pull together resources to promote personal and professional development among our members.

Our membership comprises of Indonesians from Silicon Valley-Bay area who are interested in developing their professional careers, business acumen, leadership skills, professional networks and entrepreneurship. Our members work for multinationals, finance/banking institutions, startups, high-tech manufacturing, information technology vendors, logistics/transportation providers and engineering firms.

In general, our members are bilingual in English and Indonesian, and have advanced degree from US/overseas academic institutions. Although the name of our organization reflects Indonesian origin of the majority of our members, we welcome everyone who shares common interests in professional networking.

 

Executive Team

Mayasari Lim Ph.D.

Mayasari Lim Ph.D.

President
Lieman Soewito

Lieman Soewito

Director of Operations
Liza Santoso

Liza Santoso

Secretary
Ricky Polim

Ricky Polim

Director of Communications
Vonny Jap

Vonny Jap

Director of Marketing
Albert Azali

Albert Azali

Director of Technology Special Interest Group
Adwin Suryana

Adwin Suryana

Interim Treasurer

Board of Directors

Sukan Makmuri

Sukan Makmuri

Sonita Lontoh

Sonita Lontoh

Andry Haryanto

Andry Haryanto

Alvan Santoso

Alvan Santoso

Alice Suwarno

Alice Suwarno

Teddy Usman

Teddy Usman