Surya Susilo serves as the Independent Commissioner of PT Kresna Graha Investama Tbk (KREN) based on a Resolution of the EGMS on 16 December 2020. Prior to joining KREN, he served at The Nielsen Indonesia for 27 years, with the last position as Executive Director and previously holding several positions in the organization. He is also concurrently serving as Deputy Chairman of the Standing Committee at the Indonesia Chamber of Commerce and Industry for Trade Affairs, a member of the Task Force for Economic Policy Impact Evaluation and Analysis Working Group (SATGAS POKJA 3) of the Republic of Indonesia, Deputy Chairman of Retail at Indonesia Entrepreneurs Association (APINDO), an Advisor of Indonesia Modern Market Supply Entrepreneurs Association (AP3MI), and Head of Transformation and Ecosystem of Indonesia Export Digital Platform Association (APDEI).
He sees the development of the digital ecosystem, as well as the Company’s perseverance in going through challenging times and conditions, as evidence of KREN’s pursuit of innovation for society. With his extensive experience and comprehensive network, he views KREN’s focus in the “new economy” sector, alongside changing consumer behavior, to be brimming with potential. Backed by his experience in the consumer and retail field, he believes KREN will be able to take advantage of Indonesia’s increasingly digitalized consumer, presenting a golden opportunity for the Company to be a leader in digitalizing Indonesia.