Professor Dr Ainun Na’im

Secretary General, Ministry of Education and Culture

Republic of Indonesia

Professor Dr Ainun Na’im was reappointed to the position of Secretary General of Ministry of Education and Culture by Minister Nadiem Makarim in late 2019. Previously, he has served as Secretary General of the Ministry Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education since 2011.”

Prior to his roles in government, Na’im was Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business at Universitas Gadjah Mada, one of the Australia-Indonesia Centre’s university partners.

He has held other high-level positions including Director and Chief Financial Officer of the state-owned oil and natural gas corporation Pertamina, and membership of the National Council of Indonesian Institute of Accountants.