IndoTalent is our company to recruit trained Indonesian professionals to work in the international service industry.  We specialize in sourcing skilled staff for cruise ships and industrial catering, recruiting skilled workers and providing them with additional training suited to the employers requirement. Indonesians are known internationally for their industriousness, attention to detail and naturally friendly, smiling disposition.

IndoTalent Directors Stanley Harsha (left) and Ronny Iman Perdana (right) with Indonesia's Miss Maluku at Podomoro University, Jakarta. Podomoro University hospitality and tourism school graduates are sought after worldwide.  

Stanley Harsha is a former United States diplomat with 28 years of experience in the Foreign Service, focused on Asia, with expertise in education and cultural exchanges. During his 28-year diplomatic career, in positions that included United States Consul General for Sumatra, interim Chief of Mission in Timor Leste, and Executive Director of the Fulbright Scholarship Board, his work ranged from managing performing arts and educational exchanges, to crisis management and interacting with youth at hundreds of schools.  

He now divides his time between the United States and Asia, dedicating his time to writing, advancing international educational exchanges between Asia and the United States and promoting international tolerance and understanding.  He co-founded and directs IndoTalent, recruiting and training skilled Indonesians to work in the hospitality industry – on cruise boats and in industrial catering.  He is President of U.S.-Asia International Education Exchanges, with focus on bilateral educational ties with Indonesia and Vietnam.  In addition, he is the Asian Regional Director for the American Consortium of Universities, promoting the six ACU member universities in Asia. In Indonesia, he is a founding partner of Marapi 7, an Indonesian political and security consulting company.






Ronny Iman Perdana is a senior consultant in the hospitality industry with over 40 years of management experience in international hotels, cruise ship human resource management, restaurant franchises and industrial & remote catering.  He has vast hands-on experience in managing facility management services, marketing & business development, international restaurant franchises, food distribution/food industry, and general and remote catering (especially in oil, gas and mining projects for multinational companies in remote areas).

Some of his accomplishments include:

  • Established a successful catering and management services at CIF Luanda One, Angola.
  • Managed remote camp & catering operations and was back-to-back catering manager for Ivanhoe Mining Project, Gobi Mongolia.
  • Revamped and improved the entire food and beverage operation at Patra Bali Resort and Villas.
  • Managed the launching of the flourishing Arby’s franchises in several Indonesian cities.
  • Operations Manager for Arby’s, Pizza Hut, and Dairy Queen Indonesia.
  • Mandarin Oriental Hotel Jakarta Food & Beverage Manager.


For cruise ships, IndoTalent can readily source skilled workers in the following area:


Dining Room

Room Service




HSE Officer

HAACP Specialist

Restaurant Greeter

Telephone Operator

IndoTalent can source outstanding workers for remote industrial catering operations with the following skill sets: