Andi Taufan Garuda Putra

Global Shaper, Jakarta Hub

Andi Taufan Garuda Putra is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Amartha, a fintech P2P lending that modernizes microlending sector and provides alternative channel to capital for the unbanked population in Indonesia. Amartha empowers over 150,000 micro-entrepreneurs who needs loan of around $250 for working capital. Former Consultant, IBM. Recipient of numerous of awards including: Young Changemaker (2010), Ashoka; Satu Indonesia Award (2011), Astra; Laureate Global Fellow (2013), International Youth Foundation; Ganesha Innovation Champion Awards (2014), ITB Alumni. Taufan holds an MPA from Harvard Kennedy School where he was an Edward S. Mason Fellow and bachelor degree in business from Institut Teknologi Bandung.