Dr. Raden Mohammad Marty Muliana Natalegawa
Member, United Nations High Level Panel on Global Response to Health Crises, Former Foreign Minister, Indonesia
Dr. Raden Mohammad Marty Muliana Natalegawa KCMG is a member of the United Nations High-level Panel on the Global Response to Health Crises and is the former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Indonesia, having served from 2009 to 2014.
As Foreign Minister, he oversaw Indonesia’s emergence as a regional power with global responsibilities.
Marty served as Permanent Representative of Indonesia to the UN in New York (2007-2009), coinciding with Indonesia’s membership of the Security Council.
During that time he served, among others, as President of the Security Council in November 2007 and as Chair of the UN Special Committe on Decolonization. He also led Indonesia’s delegation at various multilateral negotiations, both within the UN and beyond.
Between 2005 and 2007 he served as Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Court of St. James and Ireland.
From 2002 to 2005, he served as Chief of Staff of the Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs; Director General for ASEAN Cooperation; and Spokesperson of the Department of Foreign Affairs. The period coincided with Indonesia’s chairmanship of ASEAN, marked by the ASEAN Community initiative, which was formally endorsed by the member countries through the 2003 Bali Concord II.
Marty earned a Doctor of Philosophy (D.Phil) degree from the Australian National University in 1993; a Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) degree from the Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge in 1985; and a BSc (Hons) from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 1984.
He attended the Ellesmere College and Concord College in the United Kingdom between 1976-1981.