APAC CEO Mirum / Mirum
Nanda Ivens is the Asia Pacific CEO and Regional Director at Mirum. Prior to Mirum, Nanda was CEO of XM Gravity, one of the 11 agencies that merged to form Mirum. During his time at XM Gravity, the agency won numerous awards from shows such as Citra Pariwara, Indonesia’s local version of Cannes, and was named Campaign Asia’s Indonesian Digital Agency of the year in 2013 (Bronze) and 2014 (Gold).
His experience includes work with Edelman Indonesia, where he served as Vice President of the company’s Digital, Technology and Consumer practice and as the Indonesia Director of Edelman Digital since 2008. Through these roles, Nanda helped grow their business and transform Edelman into one of the country’s leading digital PR companies, partially evidenced by the awards earned at Spikes, Sabre and PRWeek. Before Edelman, Nanda worked as an Account Director at Neo@Ogilvy, as an Online Sales Executive at The Economist and an Account Manager at Mindshare Interaction.
Nanda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston University and spends his free time golfing and playing tennis. He also loves to ride motorbikes, ski and cook. But he says the pinnacle of his hobbies is that he is a Star Wars collector.