Arif P. Rachmat

2016 Speakers

Arif P. Rachmat
Chief Executive Officer
PT. Triputra Agro Persada

Co-Founder & CEO of TAP Group, one of the largest oil palm companies in Indonesia, with more than 170,000 hectares planted and employs over 30,000 people. He is also a Commissioner of PT. Kirana Megatara (KM), Indonesia’s largest crumb rubber processor and exporter. He is the majority shareholder of PT TPR with a stake at BTPN Syariah Bank. The three companies fall under Triputra Holding Group, which he sits as a Director, with significant investment in publicly listed companies such as Adaro Group, the largest coal energy in Indonesia, and DSN group (palm oil and wood). Upon graduation from Cornell University, he worked for General Electric Company in the U.S. and globally for 7 years in various leadership roles including Six Sigma and Corporate Audit Staff. He is the Head of GK Indonesia foundation and a member of Young Global Leaders of The World Economic Forum, as well as an Executive Board member of Young Presidents Organization. He sits at Advisory Board of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) – Indonesia, Rabobank Food Agri in Asia, Indonesian Palm Oil Association (GAPKI). He is the Head of Permanent Committee on Food-Agri and Forestry on Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN Indonesia), and a member of Indonesia Business Association (APINDO), Asia Business Council and Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).