During her tenure at MA-TRADE, Susila held various portfolios covering a broad spectrum of trade development work; from exporters’ development to export promotion. She was involved in the planning and execution of capacity building programs to facilitate SMEs venturing into the global market.
Prior to joining MA-TRADE, Susila worked with the Ministry of International Trade and Industry mainly involved in the formulation of industrial policies and investment incentives. She also served with the Ministry of Defense supporting the development of local defense related industries. Susila is currently a Trade Promotion Consultant providing consulting services to SMEs who are keen to take their business global. She will be presenting a paper on “Undertaking Cross Border Business – Issues and Challenges”