Distinguished Academic

It is our pleasure to share the news that Asia Pacific Institute of Advanced Research (APIAR) has decided to acknowledge the contributions of academics from various areas. Selected academics will be honoured with the title ‘Distinguished Academic’. In this initiative, Prof. Dermawan Wibisono has been selected for this honor. Please find more information about him below.


Prof. Dermawan Wibisosno obtained his Undergraduate Degree from Industrial Engineering Department, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia, and Master of Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), Australia, as well as PhD in Performance Management from School of Engineering Design & Technology, University of Bradford, England. Currently, he is a Dean of Faculty of Business and Economy and Dean of Faculty of Diplomacy and Communication, Universitas Pertamina, Indonesia. Previously, he was a visiting Professor at Universiti Utara Malaysia at 2013-2014. In 2009-2010 Dermawan was Dean of School of Business and Management ITB and a Director of MBA ITB in 2006-2009. Several profesional activities has been conducted includes Design of Performance Measurement Systems at PT. Pertamina Lubricant and PT. Pertamina, Developing of Strategic Planning of Bandung State Hospital using the Balanced Scorecard and many others. Currently, Dermawan is a Professor in Operations and Performance Management with some  publication on many research papers in international journals and since 2003 Dermawan has published as well nine text books, i.e. Active Learning with Case Methods, Knowledge Based Performance Measurement System, and How to Create World Class Company that has been referred widely by universities, academes, and business professionals.