JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Uber Technologies Inc., on Wednesday announced the appointment of Monika Rudijono as the company’s new President Director of Indonesia Uber, starting January 2018. She replaces Alan Jiang.
Monika currently holds the position as head of marketing and advertising in the global advertising company, Gray Group Indonesia.
She leads Uber Indonesia at the time the ride-sharing market is in fierce competition. Uber, however, is confident that she will be able to deal with the Indonesian market.
“With two decades of experience building brands and leading businesses in the country, we are excited to see Monika step into this critical role to lead the next stage of Uber’s growth in one of the largest ridesharing markets in the world,” Uber said in a statement.
“Uber Technology serves millions of motorcyclists and drivers around Indonesia and together we will form a strong team, we are committed to growth on resources, product innovation and cooperation throughout the region Indonesia,” said Brooks Entwsitle, chief business officer, Uber Asia Pacific.
Commenting on her appointment, Monika Rudijono said: “Ridesharing is changing the way Indonesian cities move, and bringing economic opportunities to millions,” she said. “I’m thrilled to be part of this movement, and lead the next transformative chapter of Uber’s growth story in a country I am proud to call home. “
Monika Rudijono earned her Business Administration in Marketing and Finance at the Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, USA. (*)