Anderson Tanoto

Director, RGE Pte Ltd

BSc in Economics, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. Former Consultant, Bain & Company, focusing on consumer products and financial services. With RGE, an Asia conglomerate with business interests in pulp and paper, palm oil, viscose rayon and energy, and over $18 billion in assets in Indonesia, China and Brazil; closely involved in APRIL’s fibre operations and business transformation, and also provides strategic direction on the Riau Ecosystem Restoration project in Kampar, Sumatra, Indonesia. Passionate about community development and philanthropy. Active in the Tanoto Foundation, which was founded in 1981 by the Tanoto family to reduce poverty through education and empowerment.