Syahril Iwan

Director General of Teacher; Chair of G20 Education WG, Ministry of Education, Indonesia


  • Iwan Syahril is the Director General for Teachers and Education Personnel at the Indonesian Ministry of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology.
  • He oversees the management, recruitment, and professional development of around 3 million teachers in Indonesia.
  • Prior to taking up the position in 2020, he was the Dean of Faculty of Education at Sampoerna University.
  • Iwan Syahril has two doctorate degrees from Michigan State University, two masters degrees from Columbia University, and a bachelor’s degree from Universitas Padjajaran.

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