devi is a native indonesian who has been living in hong kong since 1995. she graduated from hong kong university’s, with l.lm. in human rights in 2007. since 2009, devi is working as an equal opportunities officer at the equal opportunities commission of hong kong. prior to this, she worked as the manager of christian action’s domestic helpers and migrant workers programme and chungking mansions service centre, a centre for refugees and asylum seekers.
in 2006, she received a commendation from the chief executive of hong kong sar, mr donald tsang for her work in serving the city’s ethnic minority communities. in 2008, she travelled to the united nations twice, as part of hong kong's lobbying team to the committee on the elimination of racial discrimination. in 2014, her contributions were also recognized in the list magazine’s “women of hope” profiles in hong kong.