Ita Yuliati receive Special Award for Enterpreneurial Spirit at EY Enterpreneur of The Year 2013

07 Jan 2014

EY Entrepreneur Of The Year, a prestigious event for talented businessman in Indonesia has made a selection. Through rigorous filter of the jury, 8 finalists Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 have been selected.

"The finalists represent the generation of superstars businessman that drive growth and innovation. With total determination, confidence and commitment to succeed, they have managed to see the opportunity to make the pace of change, in his company, the entire sector, and contribute to society as a whole", said Hari Purwantono, Country Managing Partner of EY Indonesia, in his opening remarks.

In Indonesia, EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 has entered its 13th event, and managed to attract 200 leading businessmen from all over Indonesia. In the world, this event has been held in more than 140 cities in more than 50 countries. They are business people who lead the market, with a diverse scope of business, from mining, agriculture, food and beverage, manufacturing, consumer products, and retail.

This year, EY collaborate with non-profit organizations Schwab Foundation that focuses on empowering social entrepreneurs, has also selected three finalists Social Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013. Social entrepreneurs have demonstrated their innovation in a variety of social and environmental issues to create social change rooted.

Panel juri independen telah melakukan review dan penilaian menyeluruh terhadap para finalis. Sehingga, terpilih pengusaha juara berikut ini:

Independent judging panel has done a thorough review and assessment of the finalists. Thus, the following winners of entrepreneurs are selected:

Indonesia Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013

Johannes Suriadjaja (PT Surya Semesta Internusa, Tbk)


Young Entrepreneur 2013

Kevin Mintaraga (PT XM Gravitasi Digital/XM Gravity)


Lifetime Achievement Award 2013

Harry Harmain Diah (PT Avrist Assurance)


Special Award for Entrepreneurial Spirit 2013

Ita Yuliati (PT Alita Praya Mitra)


Social Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013

Helianti Hilman (PT Kampung Kearifan Indonesia/JAVARA)

Indonesian Winner Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 will join entrepreneurs from 47 countries around the world in the annual awards World Entrepreneur of the Year in Monte Carlo. Meanwhile, the winner of the Social Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 will be invited to participate in various forums organized by the Schwab Foundation and the World Economic Forum.


Naomi Jayalaksana

Foto: Dok. Ernst Young

Original title : Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013: Johannes Suriadjaja