Alexander Jayasuria

Alexander Jayasuria


Your educational background

Curtin University (2020-2022)

  • Perth, Western Australia
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Economics, Finance)

National University Singapore (2022-2023)

  • Study Abroad Program, enabled by the Australian Government.
  • Undertook studies in Political Science

Any industry experience

UNFCCC COP26 & COP27 (2021-2022)

  • Australian delegate for 2022 Glasgow & 2023 in Sharm El Sheikh
  • Published domestic policy proposals on Carbon Markets

United Nations Association of Western Australia (2021-2023)

  • Co-Climate Lead
  • Pushed for collaborative climate action within Western Australia


Centre on Reform & Economics Indonesia (2021-2022)

  • Engaged with CORE Indonesia in the lead up to the G20 Jakarta 2022
  • Published articles on Indonesia’s Sustainable Development
  • Advised the American Embassy in Jakarta

Why you're interested in this course

  • Sustainable Design is so important, and something I have unfortunately had very little exposure to!
  • To better understand design and systems thinking with regard to sustainable practices and policy.
  • I love the very hands on approach utilised in this course, specifically with the use of design journals and projects.

Your goals for the course

  • To understand and develop an entrepreneurial mind!
  • To understand the importance of creativity and design thinking !
  • To craft a somewhat respectable and sharable design portfolio!