Chairman/ Senior Consultant
Inke holds a Master's degree in Mass Communications studies from the University of Leicester England and is highly regard as one of Indonesia's leading veteran journalists. She founded Inke Maris & Associates in 1986 and provided strategic communications counsel to numerous clients, with particular focus on public service projects conducted by various government departments, including the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Tourism and Culture and the Ministry of Public Works - Directorate General for Highways and Directorate General for Human Settlements.
Inke was appointed to an expert staff position in the office of the Coordinating Minister for Economics in 2001, and in the office of the Minister of Women Empowerment. She also played a major role in the setting up and operation of the SBY - JK (Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono - Jusuf Kalla) media centre during the 2004 presidential elections campaign. Advisor to Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs (2000 - 2001).