Bambang Harymurti

Editor in Chief of Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine and Tempo Daily Newspaper

Mr. Bambang Harymurti is the Editor in Chief of Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine and Tempo Daily Newspaper. Educated at Harvard and the recipient of many prestigious fellowships and awards, he has an impressive journalistic and editorial record, including:

  • Deputy Chief Editor of Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • Executive Editor, Media Indonesia Daily
  • Editor, Sunday Edition of Media Indonesia
  • National Desk , Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • U.S. Bureau Chief, Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • Jakarta Bureau Chief, Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • Science & Technology Desk, Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • Chief of Tempo Editorial Computerization Project
  • Bandung Bureau Chief, Tempo Weekly Newsmagazine
  • Alfred Friendly Free Press Fellow, TIME magazine, Washington Bureau

Mr. Harymurti holds his MPA from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University and his BS in electrical engineering from the Institute of Technology Bandung. He has been an Alfred Friendly Free Press Fellow, a Fulbright Fellow, a New Generation Fellow at the East West Center, an Edward S. Mason Fellow, and a Foreign Affairs Fellow with Johns Hopkins University, SAIS. He has received numerous awards, including an Excellence in Journalism award from the Indonesian Observer Daily in 1997 and the PWI Jawa Timur Pena Award in 2006.