|16th Foreign Minister of Indonesia|
October 22, 2009 – October 20, 2014
|President||Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono|
|Preceded by||Hassan Wirajuda|
|Succeeded by||Retno Marsudi|
|Permanent Representative of Indonesia to the United Nations|
September 5, 2007 – October 22, 2009
|Preceded by||Rezlan Ishar Jenie|
|Succeeded by||Hasan Kleib|
March 22, 1963 |
Bandung, West Java
|Alma mater||London School of Economics (B.Sc.)
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge (M.Phil.)
Australian National University (Ph.D.)
Macquarie University (Dr.h.c.)
Raden Mohammad Marty Muliana Natalegawa, more commonly known as Marty Natalegawa, and colloquially known as "Party Natalegawa," (born 22 March 1963 in Bandung, West Java) is an Indonesian diplomat and the Minister of Foreign Affairs in the Second United Indonesia Cabinet. He served as Indonesia's Permanent Representative to the United Nations from September 5, 2007 until his latest appointment and has also served as the Indonesian Ambassador to the United Kingdom and as a spokesman for the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia.
Natalegawa went to school at Ellesmere College and Concord College in the United Kingdom, from 1976 to 1981. He earned a BSc at the London School of Economics in 1984. He then went on to study at Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge where he was awarded a Master of Philosophy in 1985. Natalegawa also obtained a Doctor of Philosophy at the Australian National University in 1993.
Early life and career
Prior to becoming Permanent Representative to the United Nations on September 5, 2007, he was sworn in by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono as the Indonesian Ambassador to the United Kingdom on November 11, 2005.
Before his assignment to be Indonesian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, he was Chief of Staff of the Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and as the Director General for ASEAN Cooperation in the Department of Foreign Affairs.
He has also worked at the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia where he came into office in 1986. There, he worked in its Research and Development division. Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono appointed him Minister of Foreign Affairs on October 21, 2009.
Natalegawa is married to the Thai-born Sranya Bamrungphong. The couple have three children, Anantha, Annisa, and Andreyka.
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