Maria R. Nindita Radyati is a PhD from University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. She is an Edupreneur (Educator and Entrepreneur). With the grants received from the Ford Foundation and British Council Indonesia she established Master Degree Programs with specialisation in CSR and Social Enterprise at Trisakti University Jakarta (www.mmcsrtrisakti.com)
She is the Executive Director at CECT (Center for Entrepreneurship, Change and Third Sector) at Trisakti University. CECT is a research center that operates as think-thank and Consultant for private sector in the area of CSR and Social Enterprise.
She is the Deputy Head of CSR Committee at the Indonesia Chamber of Commerce; Vice President Learning at IGCN (Indonesia Global Compact Network); a Board of Advisor in WIGBI (Women in Global Business), established by Austrade; a regular column writer about CSR in many mendia (Media Indonesia, Real Estate Indonesia, Netralitas.com, etc) . She provided Academic Review to the House of Representative for the drafting of CSR Law.
Maria Radyati has served one term on the ISTR board and her Center currently hosts the ISTR Asia Pacific Regional Network. Maria’s center will host the 2017 regional meeting in Jakarta and hosted the 2011 Regional Conference in Bali. She also served as faculty for all three of the PhD Seminars and has presented papers at both the international and regional conferences.
Her books are: “CSR for Community Economic Development”; “Sustainable Business and CSR”; and “Organisational Governance based on ISO 26000: a Toolbox”. She received two awards: “Top Academician” in 2012 and the “Pioneer of Social Enterprise Education in Indonesia” in 2014.