Dr. Ir. A. Hermanto Dardak, M.Sc.
A. Hermanto Dardak is an Indonesian citizen. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) and a Master’s degree and Doctoral from the University of New South Wales, Australia. In December 2016, he served as President Commissioner of PT Margautama Nusantara.
Prior to this, for almost 30 years, A. Hermanto Dardak worked in the Ministry of Public Works as Head of the Infrastructure Development Agency (2014-2016), Deputy Minister of Public Works (2009-2014), and in the Directorate General of Highways (2007-2010). During his tenure at the Ministry of Public Works, he received various awards such as the Bintang Mahaputera Utama, Satyalancana, Pembangunan and Satyalancana WiraKarya. Moreover, A. Hermanto Dardak is also known as an active voice in various organizations. He was the Chairman of the Association of Indonesian Engineers (PII) in 2015-2018. He also serves as the Immediate President of the Road Engineering Association of Asia Australia (REAAA) and the Honorary President of the Eastern Regional Organization for Planning and Human Settlements (EAROPH).
His expertise in the field of infrastructure is evident in the awards he has won in the field of road development, particularly the International Road Federation (IRF) Professional of the Year.