Fadli Jaka or you can call him Jaka was born in Bogor, West Java. Jaka is Bawah Anambas Foundation Marine Biologist since August 2018. He graduated from Diponegoro University in Semarang, Central Java. He took Marine Science as his major because he loves fish and would like learn about the underwater world.

Before working at BAF, he worked as an Aquarist in a public aquarium in Jakarta which not only focusing for the recreational, but also on the education. He also involved in several reef health monitoring activities under Indonesian Institute of Science, The Nature Conservancy, and Reef Check Indonesia from Sumatra to Papua as fish observer.