chief executive Hadi Wenas, left, with Lippo Group director John Riady. (Photo courtesy of )

LinkedIn Releases Indonesia's First Power Profiles List


SEPTEMBER 19, 2017

Jakarta. LinkedIn, a business-oriented social networking service, announced on Tuesday (19/09) the release of the first LinkedIn Power Profiles in Indonesia, listing most-viewed professionals in the technology sector.

"Through their ability to influence, our most viewed members have shown that they can build and transform themselves, their companies and even industries," LinkedIn's managing director for Asia Pacific, Olivier Legrand, said in a statement.

The Power Profiles list consists of 30 names clustered in the following categories: top leaders, under-30, marketing and advertising, and human resources.

Each category features well-known professionals, including chief executive Hadi Wenas, Go-Jek Indonesia founder and chief executive Nadiem Makarim, as well as the founder and chief executive of, Shinta Witoyo Dhanuwardoyo.

Bukalapak founder and chief executive Achmad Zaky, who is featured in the top leaders category, said he uses LinkedIn to share his perspective about the industry's future and to encourage Indonesian professionals to take their chances in improving career or business.

"By doing this, I hope I can take part in helping to drive the progress of the digital industry in Indonesia, and inspire others to become global professionals and business leaders," he said.

The full list can be found here.