Dr. Nuki Agya Utama

Executive Director

Nuki Agya Utama was appointed as the Executive Director of the ASEAN Centre for Energy (ACE) in August 2019 reporting directly to the Governing Council consisting of Leaders of the Senior Offices on Energy from the ASEAN member states.

Nuki Agya Utama has research background as Post-Doctorate in Graduate School Energy Science Kyoto University for energy scenario planning in South East Asia. Holding PhD, with research on Life Cycle Energy Analysis from University of Technology King Mongkut (KMUTT), Thailand. He has extensive experiences in both energy industry as well as academics.

Before taking the assignment as Executive Director, he had worked at Baryon HP as Director. He also working in international organizations such as UNDP and UNEP as consultant. He had started his international career with ENVIMA a German-Thai consulting firm working on renewable energy, energy efficiency and environmental consulting. He had also been served as the Head of Environmental Engineering department at Surya University, Indonesia and as senior lecturer in Swiss German University, Indonesia.

Nuki has also assigned as chief editor and editorial board for some International Journal as well as reviewer and authored several publications, in international conferences, journals and scientific article particularly in the field of energy, environment and buildings. His interest among others is renewable energy, green buildings and energy efficiency.