Dr.Semerdanta Pusaka (Danta) has more than 10 years experiences in accounting, finance, business administration, business strategy, sustainability, corporate social responsibility, and implementation of ISO 26000 in corporations, corporate communication, using mass media and multi media approach in crisis management, public campaign, civic education, and social campaign.
Graduated from the Doctor of Business Administration Program of De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines in 2010, he attended Certified Sustainability Reporting workshop organized by National Center for Sustainability Reporting (NCSR) and explored ISO 26000 Guidance on Social Responsibility through his dissertation writing.
His professional career started from Yayasan Visi Anak Bangsa (the Foundation of the Vision of Nation) and PT Visi Anak Bangsa (corporate communication agency with the brand “OneEleven Strategic Communications”) where he joined as Finance Manager and one of shareholders – together with other high profile professionals such as Garin Nugroho (the inspiring Indonesian movie director), Agus Pambagio (the public policy expert), Atyanti B. Sugarda (the research expert) and Debra H. Yatim (the women activist and expert in Indonesia socio-culture). From 2000 up to 2010, both organizations delivered public communications programs for corporations and NGOs including international agencies such as USAID and UNDP.
Joining other four partners, PT Aicon Global Indonesia was established in 2010. The company, where he serves as one of Directors and full time consultant up to now, provides consulting services for those who want to strategically integrate sustainability and social responsibility principles in their organizations. Some of signature clients he has served are Adaro Indonesia, Danone Aqua, Sari Husada, Bank BRI, Bank BTPN, Indah Kiat Pulp and Paper, and Trakindo Utama.
Aside from his consulting activities, he gives presentations and general lecturers in various organizations, universities and events. He is now also affiliated with several organizations as the Head of Business Administration Program of the college STIA Sandikta Bekasi, as one of founders and the Head of Department of Profession and Organization Development of the International Society of Sustainability Professionals (ISSP) Indonesia Chapter, and as one of founders and the Treasury of Yayasan Anak Indonesia Suka Baca (the Foundation of Indonesian Children Love Reading).
Human Behaviour Academy (HBA) is a non-profit organisation that trains candidates on skills, knowledge and attitude to deal with human attitude and behaviour. Besides, HBA develops professionalism among the practitioners.