Rizal Maris specializes in issues and crisis management in various sectors, particularly in aero-politics, manufacturing and infrastructure.
Area of Expertise
- Corporate Relations and Communications
- Issues Management
- Crisis Management
Rizal Maris’s specializes in issues and crisis management in various sectors, particularly in aeropolitics, manufacturing and infrastructure. His commendable work as lead consultant for Singapore Airlines, for 16 years, resulted in the Singapore Indonesia air agreement in which SQ is given the right to fly direct to 5 destinations in Indonesia – the only airline given that right. His counsel for SQ includes public affairs counseling, issues and crisis management, corporate communications and development of community projects in tourism and education.
Prior to joining IM&A, Rizal was a Director at Citicorp Finance company and as founder-director of Arya Finance later known as Bakrie Finance.
Educated in the UK, a Bsc majoring in nuclear physics, Rizal worked in London as a consultant with Rendels Palmer & Tritton Economic Studies Group. He gained considerable exposure in government relations through his work on an Indonesian Transport Study involving 49 ports in Indonesia and the expansion of the Surabaya container port. Later he completed his Masters degree Msi in Communications.