- 2018 Speakers
PERBARINDO , Chairman
Ricardo Simatupang, was born in Jakarta, April 1955. Growing up in several cities in Indonesia such as Bandung, Cirebon, and Sumbawa. Graduated from Atmajaya Catholic University majoring Faculty of Economic, then He began his career in Bank DKI (Regional Development bank in Jakarta) for 8 years before move to private banking sector and pursuing his career in Bank Duta, Bank Bukopin and Bank Citra. He started his career in BPR industry on 1998, leading a holding company that owned 34 BPRs located in Java and Sumatera. During his tenure, he initiated to develop BPR core banking system and cadre forming strategies. He began to start his own BPR in 2004 with 4 other colleagues, located in Depok, West Java. He joined Association of BPR Industry (Perbarindo) for Greater Jakarta area and elected as the Chairman of DPD Perbarindo for 2015-2020. He leads 9 cities in DKI Jakarta province. His mission is to implement sharing economy in BPR industry through Tabungan Bersama, a joined saving account for all BPRs customers in Greater Jakarta.