Andi Taufan Garuda Putra

Andi Taufan Garuda Putra
  • Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Amartha Microfinance, Indonesia

Bachelor's in Business and Management, Bandung Institute of Technology. Formerly: two years as Consultant, IBM Global Business Services; role in IT strategy, SAP system implementation. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Amartha Microfinance, a social enterprise that provides financial services to low-income entrepreneurs in rural areas. It is focused on poverty and provides services such as basic financial education and community organizing, serving more than 3,000 clients in a group lending model. Recipient of awards including: Young Changemaker (2010), Ashoka; Satu Indonesia Award (2011), Astra International; Global Shaper (2012), World Economic Forum.