Entrepreneur Of The Year Indonesia Alumni

Indonesia Entrepreneur Of The Year Alumni were judged on their entrepreneurial spirit, value creation, innovation, national and global impact, strategic direction, personal integrity and purpose-driven leadership.

Hall of Fame

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“I am very grateful, that this journey has changed my life, and millions of other people's lives.”


William Tanuwijaya
Founder and CEO
PT Tokopedia

EOY Class of 2019 Winner
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“We do good things, to ourselves, to the company, our family, our vendors, and our stakeholders..”


Alisjahbana Haliman
PT Haldin Pacific Semesta

EOY Class of 2018 Winner


“True happiness only comes when you are part of something greater than yourself.”



Nadiem A. Makarim
CEO & Founder
PT Go-Jek Indonesia

EOY Class of 2017 Winner
“My motto is to be mindful in thoughts, words and in actions”



Irawati Setiady
President Director
PT Kalbe Farma Tbk

EOY Class of 2016 Winner
photographic potrait of hendra adidarma
“The award inspires me and my employees to be more knowledgeable, creative and innovative.”

Hendra Adidarma
Founder & President Director
PT Propan Raya I.C.C

EOY Class of 2015 Winner
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“The award pushes us to work harder and smarter to achieve our dream of becoming successful textile company in the world.”

Iwan Setiawan Lukminto
President Director
PT Sri Rejeki Isman Tbk.

EOY Class of 2014 Winner
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“Life is about to live, to learn, to love, to lead and to leave a legacy.”




Johannes Suriadjaja
President Director
PT Surya Semesta Internusa Tbk.

EOY Class of 2013 Winner
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“Integrity is the essence of life that forms the roots for success.”




Budiarto Halim
PT Erajaya Swasembada Tbk.

EOY Class of 2012 Winner
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“Built by the Society for the Society”




Dato’ Sri Prof. DR. Tahir, MBA
Executive Chairman
Mayapada Group

EOY Class of 2011 Winner
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“My motivation now is to improve the skill sets and livelihood of my fellow Indonesians.”

Edwin Soeryadjaya
Saratoga Capital – PT Adaro Energy Tbk.

EOY Class of 2010 Winner
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“I now hope to inspire Indonesian entrepreneurs to realize their vision and contribute to society.”


Kris Wiluan
President Director
PT Citra Tubindo Tbk.

EOY Class of 2009 Winner
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“This award encourages me to seek to inspire my fellow countrymen to become successful entrepreneurs.”

Haryanto Adikoesoemo
President Director
PT AKR Corporindo Tbk.

EOY Class of 2008 Winner
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“Receiving this award has galvanized me to generate more entrepreneurs through  develop an entrepreneurial culture in Indonesia.”

Dr. Ir. Ciputra
President Commissioner
PT Ciputra Development Tbk.

EOY Class of 2007 Winner
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“I am sure that Indonesia as a nation will benefit greatly from such laudable initiatives.”


Jacobus Busono
President Director
Pura Group

EOY Class of 2006 Winner
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“Creative enterprises are now integrated into mainstream global economic activities.”


Jakob Oetama
Executive Chairman
Kompas Gramedia Group

EOY Class of 2005 Winner
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“I hope this prestigious program will inspire to become leaders who build great businesses in terms of social responsibility as well as profitability.”

Sudhamek AWS
GarudaFood Group

EOY Class of 2004 Winner
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“Creativity rises when there are problems to be solved and dynamism is generated by challenges. ”

Djoenaedi Joesoef
Chairman of the Board
PT Konimex

EOY Class of 2003 Winner
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“Winning this award, while helping those less fortunate is a great honor for me. I look at life as a challenge, and this is a significant milestone.”

BRA Mooryati Soedibjo
Founder and Chairman
PT Mustika Ratu Tbk.

EOY Class of 2002 Winner
photographic portrait of dahlan iskan
“Think big, plan small, act now!”



Dahlan Iskan
President Director
Jawa Pos Group

EOY Class of 2001 Winner