Secretary Ivan Pomaleu, OBE

Name                          :         Ivan Pomaleu
Place of Birth               :         Manus, Manus Province
  • Deakin University, Australia
    Master of Business Administration (International Business): Studied strategic management, managerial economics, finance, statistics, organizational behavior, marketing, and human resources management.
  • International Development Centre of Japan
    Diploma in Economic Planning: Studied development economics, project appraisal, social development and international trade and investment.
  • University of Papua New Guinea
    Bachelor of Science: Studied environment management, ecology, animal physiology, entomology, botany, vertebrate, invertebrate and marine biology, advanced statistics and microbiology.
  • Kabiufa Adventist High School
    Higher School Certificate
    High School Certificate

  • Executive Director – Grow PNG Ltd – 16 July 2019 to 28 December 2020.
  • Managing Director – Redhill Management Consultancy Limited, February 2019 to July 2019
  • APEC Ambassador for PNG/APEC Senior Official for PNG: 2013 – 18 January 2019
  • Managing Director for IPA 2001 -2016
  • Board Member of the Bank of Papua New Guinea
  • Board Member of the Petroleum Advisory Board
  • Chairman of the Institute of Business Studies Board of Management
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in the Pacific
  • Various positions with IPA: 1996-2001