Indrawan Nugroho is a Business Innovation Consultant, founder and CEO of Corporate Innovation Asia (CIAS), a business innovation consulting firm on a mission to help corporations design and implement innovation to drive business performance.
He is also the Co-founder of Kubik Leadership Group, a prominent group of companies in the field of Human Resources Development Consultancy in Indonesia which was established in 1999.
Indra is passionate about innovation. Among many of his social innovation innitiatives, is the Local Genius Program. It is a continuing program which scout, recruit and develop talented individuals from many regions of Indonesia and then equip them with necessary support and infrastructure on a mission to empower local communities.
For this innitiative, Indra received the World Game Prestigious Award for the Most Impactful Program from Erickson Internasional.
Indra has build 5 successful companies in three different industries. Three among them are in the consulting area; Kubik Training, Kubik Cakrawala, and Corporate Innovation Asia. The other two companies are Inhasi, an online marketing services and Nina Nugroho, a unique fashion producer and retailer.
Since 2000, Indra had provided consulting and training services to improve the productivity of more than 150 companies, including most of Indonesia’s Fortune 100 companies
When he is not providing consulting services and training, Indra runs executive coaching sessions for corporate leaders and speaks at various international conferences. In 2017 he was appointed as Chairman of Asia Corporate Innovation Summit, a gathering of Asian corporate leaders in the area of Digital Strategy and Innovation.
As a long-life learner, Indra learned and received his certification directly from world’s most prominent experts, such as Alexander Osterwalder, Phd., creator of Business Model Canvas, as well as Steve Blank, a Stanford University Professor and the father of Lean Startup movement.
Indra practiced coaching directly with the Director of International Coaching Federation (ICF), Ajay Nangalia, Phd. and Marilyn Atkinson, Phd. from Erickson College International (ECI), Canada. In addition to that, Indra is also a Certified Master Practitioner of NLP from the Society of NLP, USA.
Indra considers himself as artist. He loves telling stories through different medium. In his leisure time he directs and perform at theaters and create short films. He also produce music album to share his spirit of SuksesMulia. He has written four best-selling books; Kubik Leadership, DNA SuksesMulia, Corporate Heroes, and Rise above the crowd.