Profile

SUMMARY

Sari is the Vice Director of the Post Graduate Studies of Management, University of Indonesia, and Editor in Chief the South East Asian Journal of Management. She was the Director of Management Institute (Lembaga Management) University of Indonesia and Associate Professor of International Business in Nottingham University, Malaysia Campus.

Her research interest are in the wide range area of strategic management especially on regional economic development, national competitiveness, international business strategy, strategic alliances, human resources, international negotiation.

Being active as a writer, Sari is very much concern on how to develop regional economy which posits her to become an annual visiting Professor at the University of Groningen (2003-2011) for Local Economic Development Programme (LERD). Despite writing a book on how to develop Special Economic zone, she is also a consultant for many outstanding multinational companies and government body in Indonesia, such as Semen Gresik, PT. Telkom, Angkasa Pura 1 & 2, PLN, Berau Coal, National Board for Economic Zone, the Indonesian Ministry of Trade and Industry, and Indonesian Board of Investment.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

October 1999 – October 2003
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Faculty of Management & Organization
Ph.D. in Management & Organization
Title: Managing Strategic Alliance Development: A Case Study on Alliances between Competing Firms Research interest: Strategic Alliance, Joint Venture, Conflict, Control, Partner Contribution and Communication.
Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Pervez Ghauri, Manchester School of Management, U.K.
Prof. Dr. Luchien Karsten, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
August 1998 – August 1999
University of Groningen, The Netherlands

M.Sc. in International Business
Specializations: International Business and International Marketing
August 1987- October 1993
Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Bachelor in Social & Politics
Specializations: Public Relation and Mass Communication

August 1987- October 1993
Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Bachelor in Social & Politics
Specializations: Public Relation and Mass Communication