Michael Ricky Sondak, usually called Michael. He joined the university since its conception in June 2006 at Tourism & Hotel Management Department. Now, he is joining at Culinary Business Department as a full-time lecturer. Prior to joining Ciputra University, Michael was joined as an adjunct lecturer at private university in Surabaya. Now, he is responsible as a Coordinator of Student and Alumni Affairs at Culinary Business Department.

Michael got his bachelor’s degree in Management (major in Hotel Management) from Petra Christian University, Indonesia and a master degree in Strategic Management from Widya Mandala University Surabaya, Indonesia.