Bambang Harymurti

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Bambang Harymurti

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Bambang Harymurti

CEO and Corporate Chief Editor, Tempo International Media

Bambang Harymurti is CEO and Corporate Chief Editor of Tempo International Media in Jakarta, Indonesia.  He has been a journalist covering regional and international news since the early 1980s, working for several journals, including TIME magazine, Media Indonesia Daily, and Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine.  He has been a member of the Press Council of Indonesia since 2006.

Mr. Harymurti holds his MPA from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and his BS in electrical engineering from the Institute of Technology Bandung.  He has been an Alfred Friendly Free Press Fellow, a Fulbright Fellow, a New Generation Fellow at the East West Center, an Edward S. Mason Fellow, and a Foreign Affairs Fellow with Johns Hopkins University, SAIS. He has received numerous awards, including an Excellence in Journalism award from the Indonesian Observer Daily in 1997 and the PWI Jawa Timur Pena Award in 2006.