For the fourth time, Hardianto Atmadja (CEO of PT Garudafood Putra Putri Jaya Tbk) won the Indonesia Most Admired CEO (IMACEO) 2020 award for the Consumer Goods category organized by Warta Ekonomi Magazine on Friday, 18 December 2020 via virtual conference (for 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2020).
This event was also attended by Fadel Muhammad (Founder & President Commissioner of Warta Ekonomi) and Jusuf Kalla (Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia 2014 – 2019).
The IMACEO 2020 assessment was carried out by Warta Ekonomi’s research team using an online survey covering 1,000 respondents distributed across Indonesia to capture public perceptions of the most admired CEO/President Director. The basic assessment criteria used by Warta Ekonomi’s research team are competency, credibility, responsibility, and humanity.
This appreciation is given for achieving the industrial 4.0 transformation that has been carried out by the company based on the direct verification and validation from the INDI 4.0 team of the Ministry of Industry since 2019.
The INDI 4.0 award was only given to four F&B industries: Garudafood, Greenfields, Kalbe Morinaga, Nutrifood, and 9 companies from 5 other industrial sectors.
The Ministry of Industry conducted an assessment based on the INDI 4.0 assessment criteria using five pillars and 17 fields, the implementation of the industrial 4.0 transformation project, as well as the involvement of companies in the industrial 4.0 facilitation program. The other criteria are the impact of the industrial 4.0 transformation on increasing productivity, production process efficiency, and export performance of industrial companies, as well as companies continuing to operate by complying with health protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic, which is supported by the application of industrial technology 4.0.
The ASEAN Marketing Summit (AMS) is an annual event conducted by MarkPlus, Inc. in collaboration with the Philip Kotler Center for ASEAN Marketing, which is held virtually and broadcasted live from studios in Jakarta, Bali, Singapore, Tokyo, and San Francisco.
This award is given to companies that are deemed to have contributed to strengthening Indonesia's image at the global level. This award is also an appreciation for the company's performance in producing quality products and having export value to countries in ASEAN to strengthen the Indonesian economy and support the #BanggaBuatanIndonesia program.