What is the history of Solidiance's Indonesia office?
Solidiance office in Indonesia is based in Jakarta and opened in August 2009 with a total of 3 employees. In November 2010, we moved to our current office with an addition of 3 people, rounding up our team to 6 people. Since then, we have continuously worked to expand our local network and today, we currently have 15 strong management consultants as part of our team. Solidiance Indonesia is growing fast and is looking for additional outstanding talent.
How is Solidiance different than other consulting firms in Indonesia?
Our advantages and key differentiations come from our native familiarity to the country which is reflected in the quality of our team members. They graduated from top national and international universities with significant working experiences in Fortune 500 companies and major consulting firms prior to joining our organization. With our international experiences and native familiarity to the Indonesian market, we are able to understand your business needs and combine that with the local requirements better than any local or global consulting outfit.
How can Solidiance Indonesia help our business to grow in Indonesia?
Our main expertise and focus area is to assist large companies with the identification of sustainable growth strategy within their industry in Indonesia's tier one and tier two cities. We often help foreign companies to understand 'what's beyond Jakarta'. Our typical engagements range from market entry strategy, competitive benchmarking, channel model identification, market opportunity assessment, M&A and partner due diligence - just to name a few.
Who heads up the Solidiance office in Indonesia?
Solidiance office in Jakarta is headed by Gervasius Samosir. Gervasius has had professional experience within a leading investment banking group and Booz Consulting. With over 6 than years experience in particular telecommunication, media and technology (TMT), energy, oil & gas and mining sector in Indonesia, he has worked in strategy consulting and market research where he led several projects with various leading companies across Indonesia, Malaysia and Philippines during which he was involved in long term strategic planning development, market entry & market growth strategy expansion and implementation, distribution strategy, competitive analysis, finding channel partners and M&A activities. Gervasius holds an MBA from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.