Dwi Rahmad Muhtaman

Dwi Rahmad Muhtaman is a CEO at Remark Asia Group and the founder of Aksenta Consulting. He’s graduated with a degree in Social Economy from IPB in Bogor and got a Master’s degree from Auburn University in Public Administration.  He has experiences in project planning & management, sustainability assessment and appraisal in Indonesia, having been involved in numerous studies and consultancy projects over the past 20 years.

He is an expert in social forestry, forest certification, HCVs assessment, eco-labeling, socio-economic analysis, and social audits and has been involved in the development of HCVF toolkit for Indonesia and its audit/assessment. Dwi Muhtaman is also a member of Technical Panel of HCV Network based in Oxford, UK and founder and Chairman of Executive Board of HCV Network Indonesia.

For the last 20 years he has been included as the social expert on several certification forest audits/assessments for both plantation, natural forest concessions. For the last five years Dwi has been participating in variety of oil palm plantation assessment for social and environmental standards including RSPO standards. Dwi has also been involved in HCV identification as lead assessor approved by RSPO, Social Impact Assessment (SIA), and Café Practices verification program.