Sugeng Barkah, CHRM

Our Indonesian based HR/IR Consultant

Sugeng Barkah, CHRM is one of the founder of ‘Human Capital 4Us Community’ (hc4us Community). The community goal is to leverage competencies of HR Practitioners and deliver a platform for learning objectives, by providing guidance through organising training & workshops. Most notably are the creation of salary grades and wage structures. An expert in Industrial Relations (IR), and formulating company regulations, Barkah boast of over 20 years of experience. Barkah’s hands-on experience comes from his experience in the Oil and Gas industry (Chevron Indonesia), which is one of the biggest in Indonesia. His HR experience at the private sector includes creating a competency matrix, job analysis, training need analysis, work load analysis and performance management system. Among his most notable accomplishment is his ability to formulate wage structure / salary scale, which includes compensation and benefit. He has also negotiated numerous collective labour agreements over the last several years.

Barkah is also as an Independent Consultant since 2011 with a Certified Human Resources Management qualification with over 15 years of experience in comprehensive HR matters especially in manpower affairs. He has conducted over a hundred HR workshops for the last 2 years. His expertise was called upon by the courts as an expert witness in industrial relation cases and disputes. An expert mediator, Barkah remains a champion of passing on such invaluable knowledge to his participants at HR workshops.

Barkah is also one of the Apprenticeship Trainer at The Minister of Manpower of the Republic of Indonesia since 2015.