Partnerships and Growth

Meet The Team

Partnerships and Growth

Partnerships and Growth Director

Akshath Malik

Akshath serves as the Partnerships and Growth Lead of the ASEAN-Australia Strategic Youth Partnership (AASYP). He is currently completing his mandatory National Service commitments in Singapore, following which he will be pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service at the Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. Akshath is heavily involved in initiatives that seek to expose youths to new perspectives on topics ranging from the SDGs to career choices.


In addition to AASYP, Akshath serves as the Chief Operations Officer of Advisory Singapore and as a Project Officer for the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network – Youth Initiative!

Partnerships and Growth Officer

Arum Kamala

Hi! I am Arum Kamala from Indonesia. Currently, I work in a unicorn company based in Jakarta with the partnership role and want to utilize my skill and knowledge that I acquired by contributing to this program, as I believe that success is when we can help others to succeed.


I am beyond happy to be a part of the AASYP family! let’s rock!

Partnerships and Growth Officer

Adrian Stephenson

My name is Adrian and I’m from Perth, Western Australia. I’m just about to complete my undergraduate degree in international business so I felt it was a good time to take on some extra work by volunteering with AASYP. I really enjoy international business and the way it ties countries together.


I heard about AASYP through my friends and have been eager to get involved for a while. I love learning about the world and being taught new things through others. Some of my main hobbies include playing beach volleyball, salsa and bachata dancing, gardening, cooking and languages. At the moment I’m trying to learn the languages Tamil and Sinhala.


I find the ASEAN region super interesting and can’t wait for the opportunity to travel around or work in the region myself.



Partnerships and Growth Officer

Muhammad Fahmi Masdah

Fahmi is originally from Makassar, Indonesia. In 2018, he moved to Canberra to pursue a master’s degree in International Relations at the Australian National University and has been back and forth since.


He has more than two years of civil society engagement working with a diverse pool of stakeholders. He entered the non-profit sector with various volunteering and liaison roles in regional forums such as the ASEAN Mayors Forum and Centrist Democratic Asia-Pacific Convention.


More recently, he has started a freelancing career, offering numerous language and research assistantship services to individuals and organizations including Ubud Writers and Readers Festival, INVEST Co-op Indonesia and the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative.

Partnerships and Growth Officer

Ignatius Kevin Endravian

Indonesian-Australian currently residing in Sydney I’m working full-time in an APAC sales development role at a global HR consulting company.


Previously president of AIYA, Jakarta chapter in 2019 so looking forward to volunteering my skills and experience to such a great cause as well as meeting young professionals across ASEAN.


There is so much growth potential for AASYP and I’m absolutely thrilled to be a part of it.



Partnerships and Growth Officer

Raissa Raniah

Born and raised in Indonesia, Raissa is a Bachelor of Arts graduate from The University of Queensland, majoring in International Relations and Economics.


She has various experiences in diverse sectors of education, humanitarian, and media. Passionate about international relations and cultural exchange, Raissa is eager to contribute to the cause through working with AASYP.

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