HE Dr Siswo Pramono

Ambassador to Australia

Republic of Indonesia

H.E. Ambassador Dr Siswo Pramono grew up in the south coast region of Tulungagung in East Java.

He graduated in law from Airlangga University in Surabaya. He undertook postgraduate studies at Monash University in law and later completed a PhD in political science from the Australian National University.

Prior to being posted to Canberra as Indonesia’s Ambassador to Australia and Vanuatu, he was the Head/Director-General of the Policy Analysis and Development Agency at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. His earlier placements and postings included Deputy Chief of Mission, Indonesian Embassy in Berlin, Germany, Head/Director of the Center for Policy Analysis and Development on Asia-Pacific and Africa Regions, Policy Analysis and Development Agency, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia. He was also the Advisor to the Permanent Representation of the Republic of Indonesia to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons in The Hague.

Ambassador Pramono presented his credentials to the Governor-General of Australia in Canberra on 8 December 2021.