Johnson Pundari, Executive Director, IBBM

Johnson Pundari was appointed by the Board as Executive Director of the Institute of Banking and Business Management in October 2016. His professional career began with the University of Papua New Guinea for three years as an Economics Lecturer from 2008 – 2010. He later joined ExxonMobil PNG Ltd as the National Content Manager.

His desire, passion and love for contributing meaningfully toward the development of PNG has driven him toward joining the IBBM Enterprise Centre as its Manager in late 2012. He was then promoted to be the Deputy General Manager in 2015 and later  appointed as the Executive Director.

He has a Masters in  Economics from the University of Hawaii, USA, an MBA from Torrens University Australia and Bachelors of Economics from UPNG. He has undergone various specialized trainings including Strategic Planning from Harvard Business School, Quality Management Systems and Audit Techniques from ISC Sydney to name a few.

Working closely with PNG businesses i.e. the Landowner companies and local businesses and professionals have been his major motivating factor  – helping to develop the capacities of PNG businesses, men and women so that they can participate and contribute meaningfully to the growth and development of PNG.


Sweta Sud, Dean, IBBM and Adjunct Faculty, Torrens University Australia.

Sweta Sud is an Academic Director with 20+ years of organizational achievements within Higher Education, Technical and Vocational sector, Enterprise resource planning, strategic project planning and stakeholder management.

She is currently leading the PNG Institute of Banking and Business Management as Academic Director along with the partnership of Torrens University Australia  which offers an Australian University MBA, Bachelors and Diploma course at IBBM

Sweta holds an Engineering Degree and two Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Project Management and a Post Graduate Diploma in Information Systems and Technology. She is also a Certified Information Systems Auditor. She is also in the completion stages of her Doctorate program in business leadership in Australia with Laureate International Universities.

She is also serving on the Boards of Centre of Excellence in Financial Inclusion and on the Project Steering Committee of ADB led Microfinance Expansion Project to provide a wholesome contribution to the Community.

Ms Sweta sud


Mr. Johnson Pundari

Executive DIrector

Mr. Alfred Pungump

Manager Enterprise Centre

Ms. Sharon Tokaplen

Manager Admin

Mr. Morea Geita

Consultant Trainer

Ms. Roshni Rao

Senior Facilitator and Manager Admissions

Mr. Ignatius Timothy

Senior Facilitator, Manager Microfinance Training

Ms. Agnes Andrew

Manager Corporate Training

Ms. Asli Kanaga

Accounts Manager



Mr. Ronald Mande

Asst. IT Coordinator

Mr. Peterson Lais

Business Assessor

Ms. Marjorie Joseph

Students' Coordinator

Ms. Ali Aribi

MBA Coordinator

Ms. Philomena Kassman

Asst. Coordinator

Mr. Joshua Kulin

Business Assessor

Mr. Matthew Happaeakola

IT Officer

Ms. Naomi Peter

Asst. Coordinator

Ms. Eunice Mickey

Asst. Coordinator

Ms. Nama Albert

Asst. Coordinator

Ms. Anita Tauka

Admin Officer

Ms. Jenny Stevens

Asst. Accounts Officer

Mr. Waburi Ropa


Ms. Samba Robert




Mr. Wapo Mangtine


Mr. Woka Kam


Ms. Phillipa Sakeme