Managing Director, DM ID
Being one of the co-founder, Almira Shinantya is now the Managing Director of DM ID, responsible for building partnerships and broader business relationships, government outreach, as well as advising senior leadership on branding issues. Almira has lead DM ID to become the leading brand consultancy firm that combines expertise in strategy, design and people engagement with strong market presence in emerging market and projects across Indonesia, Myanmar, Singapore, Kenya and Australia.
Graduated from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco being one of the top art schools in the United States, she has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree majoring in Graphic Design. Self-driven and passionate, Almira enjoys working on extraordinary creative solutions with both the consultant and creative team within DMID to solve branding issues for clients such McDonalds, Northstar, Indomaret, Unilever, Tempo Scan Pacific, PT Hotel Indonesia Natour, BII Maybank, CAS, BPJS Ketenagakerjaan, Bank Muamalat, Astra companies, as well building the nation branding of Myanmar among others.
Under her leadership, DM ID as a company has won the US-based Rebrand 100 Global Awards in 2016, 2014 and 2013. Almira herself was awarded with a Young Achiever of The Year in 2014 at the Global Excellence Awards, Singapore.
Prior to joining DM ID, Almira spent a few years in the beginning of her careers working in Twist Studio San Francisco, Bluelounge Design Pasadena, and The Brand Union Singapore.