Management Team

HD Asia Advisory team is comprised of knowledgeable and successful professionals in Business, Government Affairs, Government Policy, Community Development and research. Our associates include economists, legal counsel, regional and city planning engineers, think-tank leaders, and Free Trade negotiator.

Bernardus Djonoputro
Mr. Djonoputro has had more than 25 years of experience in business and the professional services industry. He had worked extensively as advisor to many central and local governments on planning and infrastructure projects. From 2010 to 2013 he served as Managing Director of publicly listed PT Nusantara Infrastructure Tbk, one of the leading Indonesian infrastructure investor and operator, managing concessions in toll roads, port, water and power sectors.

Bernardus Djonoputro has a degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the Bandung Institute of Technology. He started his career as Planning Engineer intern in Brisbane, Australia. He then held various positions in American Express, Director of Marketing for Ernst & Young and Director of Business Development for PriceWaterhouse Coopers, until he co-founded HD Asia Advisory.
He was awarded the American Express Worldwide Best Performer Award in 1993, the highest chairman’s award for performance and customer service (he remains the only Indonesian to have received the award).

Mr. Djonoputro is an alumni of the Indonesia-Australia Intergovernmental Youth Exchange Program. During the peak of reform in 1997, he co-founded SPUR (Solidarity of Professionals for Reform), a loose association of young pro-reform professionals set up to support the student movement that pushed for reformasi in Indonesia.

Currently, he is the Secretary General of the Indonesian Association of Urban and Regional Planners, and is also active as Asia Pacific's Council Member of the Eastern Region Association for Planning and Human Settlement (EAROPH). He is also well knowledgeable in Public-Private Partnership (PPP) schemes for Indonesia and is a regular public speakers in many local and international conferences.

Bambang Gunawan
Bambang graduated with a Law Degree from Parahyangan Catholic University. He had a solid 13 years of experience with Bank Danamon, one of the largest banks in Indonesia. He then spent 5 years at Ernst & Young in the Department of Human Resources Development.  He is also an Partner in charge of local government relationships, bringing with him a deep understanding and vast network in Papua, Riau, Aceh, Lampung, South Sulawesi, and West Java.

Dani Muttaqin
Graduated from Bandung Institute of Technology majoring in Regional and City Planning, he is currently the Executive Director of the Indonesian Regional and City Planning Institute (IAP). Dani is an expert in forecasting methods, spatial mapping, regional infrastructure planning & management, including calculating supply, the demand side of infrastructure at regional areas. He was also involved in several green fields development projects and the preservation of natural resources.