Nia Sarinastiti is Accenture’s Marketing & Communications Director in Indonesia. She joined Accenture after working at Donggi-Senoro LNG, the fourth biggest LNG company in Indonesia, where she served as Head of Relations and Communication for the two years (2011—2013). She is no stranger to Accenture since she worked there from 1997—2003 in various marketing roles. She was a Senior Manager for Asia Pacific Resources Marketing and Indonesia Marketing & Communication just before she left the firm.
Nia subsequently pursued her career with the World Bank Group in various position including Communication Officer with the International Finance Corporation (2004—2007), Communication Officer with World Bank’s Multi Donor Fund for Post Disaster (2007—2009), and Special Assistant to the Country Director in Indonesia (2009—2011). In the earlier years of her career, she worked as a Public Relations specialist for a resources industry conglomerate (1990—1997), managing the communication of the primary businesses and sports organizations.
Nia obtained her Bachelor degree from Gadjah Mada University majoring in International Relations and Master degree from School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Colorado-Boulder (UCB). Her PhD in Communication Sciences is obtained from University of Indonesia through a Sandwich Program with UCB funded by Fulbright. The mother of three children also holds Marketing & Communication Certificate from Asia Pacific Marketing Federation. She is also a part-time lecturer at Atmajaya University and University of Indonesia.